Communication Support Worker

Kettering Buccleuch Academy, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 9NS

14 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    17 October 2022 at 12:30pm

  • Date listed

    20 September 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£20,000-£24,000 FTE depending on experience. Part-time posts will be paid pro-rata.

Communication Support Worker job summary

Since becoming an academy in September 2009, Kettering Buccleuch Academy has seen many exciting changes. We are an all-through academy catering for students aged 4-18. We moved into our new, purpose-built building in January 2013. The academy continues to go from strength to strength, with happy and motivated staff, a supportive culture and plenty of opportunities for personal growth with our excellent staff CPD offer. We offer a range of benefits including our wellbeing and workload manifesto, Perkbox, covering lifestyle and retail benefits including childcare vouchers, a car lease scheme, cycle to work etc., subsidised meals and an on-site gym which is free for all staff to use.

We welcome visits to our school so that you can experience the unique ethos of Kettering Buccleuch Academy for yourself. If you would like to visit the academy, please contact Miss Millsop, PA to the Principal, on 01536 515644 or via email to WendyMillsop@kba.uk

The role

We are seeking an experienced Communication Support Worker, working to support deaf and hearing-impaired students within mainstream education.

This in an outstanding opportunity to join a successful, and rapidly improving academy. We are driven by a forward-thinking philosophy and a vibrant, positive culture. In a friendly and welcoming school with supportive colleagues, you'll be able to make a real impact on our academy, and on the lives of children across the country.

About You

You will be a dedicated and enthusiastic team player. You will have a minimum of a Stage 2 Award/Certificate in British Sign Language. A minimum of Grade C in GCSE English and Maths or equivalent is essential. At least 2 years’ experience of working effectively in an educational setting is preferred, and experience of working with children or adults with deafness or hearing loss would be an advantage.

Using the application form

This school accepts applications through their own website, where you may also find more information about this job.

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About Kettering Buccleuch Academy

School type
Academy, Christian, ages 4 to 18
School size
1851 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 18

Since becoming an academy in September 2009, Kettering Buccleuch Academy has seen many exciting changes. We are an all-through academy catering for students aged 4-18. We moved into our new, purpose-built building in January 2013. The academy continues to go from strength to strength, with happy and motivated staff, a supportive culture and plenty of opportunities for personal grown with our excellent staff CPD offer. We offer a range of benefits including our wellbeing and workload manifesto, Perkbox, covering lifestyle and retail benefits including Childcare vouchers, a car lease scheme, cycle to work etc., subsidised meals and an on-site gym which is free for all staff to use.

We welcome visits to our school so that you can experience the unique ethos of Kettering Buccleuch Academy for yourself. If you would like to visit the academy, please contact Miss Millsop, PA to the Principal, on 01536 515644 or via email to WendyMillsop@kba.uk.

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