Posted yesterday by Twenty 4 Seven

Westerham, Kent
£75 - £95/day

Job Title: Special Educational Needs (SEN) Teaching Assistant with British Sign Language (BSL) Level 2 or Above

Location: Westerham, Kent

Company Overview:
Join the dedicated team at a reputable SEN school in Westerham, Kent, committed to providing high-quality education and support to students with special educational needs. The school pride themselves on creating an inclusive and supportive environment where every student can thrive and reach their full potential.

Position Overview:
They are currently seeking an enthusiastic and skilled SEN Teaching Assistant with proficiency in British Sign Language (BSL) Level 2 or above. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting students with hearing impairments and other special educational needs, ensuring they receive the tailored assistance they need to succeed academically and socially.


  • Provide one-on-one and small group support to students with hearing impairments and other special educational needs, both inside and outside the classroom.
  • Use British Sign Language (BSL) to facilitate communication and understanding for students with hearing impairments.
  • Support students with personal care and behavioral management, promoting their independence and well-being.
  • Monitor student progress and provide feedback to teachers and parents/guardians on a regular basis.


  • BSL Level 2 qualification or above is essential.
  • Previous experience working with individuals with special educational needs, preferably within a school setting.
  • A compassionate and patient approach, with the ability to build rapport and trust with students.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Flexibility and adaptability, with a willingness to respond to the changing needs of students.
  • A commitment to promoting equality, diversity, and inclusion in education.


  • Opportunities for professional development and further training in special education and BSL.
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students with special educational needs.

How to Apply:
If you meet the above requirements and are passionate about supporting students with special educational needs, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications, along with your BSL certification level.

Join our team and help us create an inclusive and supportive learning environment for students with special educational needs!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £70.00-£90.00 per day


  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • GCSE or equivalent (preferred)


  • Special education: 1 year (preferred)


  • Driving Licence (preferred)

Ability to Commute:

  • Westerham (required)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Westerham: Relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location: In person

Start Date:
Contract Length:
temp to perm
Job Reference:
beth BSL
Job ID:
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