Closes 01.02.21

2 Teachers of the Hearing Impaired 0.8 permanent posts

TMS/UPS + up to 2 SEN Allowance depending on qualifications required to start Easter 2021 due to relocation and retirement.

Two experienced and highly motivated teachers are required to join a well-established team.
The Team comprises specialist teachers and support staff working with hearing and visually impaired pupils across Coventry.
You will need to be creative, adaptable and sensitive to the individual needs of deaf children, young people and families.

The post involves providing support and advice to deaf children, young people, parents and professionals across Coventry in homes, educational settings and specialist resource bases.

A Teacher of the Deaf qualification is desirable, however applications will be considered from teachers with excellent teaching experience at Early Years, Primary or Secondary who are committed to undertaking the mandatory training. Funding for this training will be provided. Successful team-working experience and excellent inter-personal skills are essential.

The Sensory Team is a well-regarded part of the People’s Directorate and provides a supportive working environment for its staff. Coventry is a vibrant, multicultural city with a fascinating and inspiring story to tell and an arts and cultural scene that deserves the title UK City of Culture 2021. You will be joining a committed, nurturing and hard working team that is a highly valued part of the People’s Directorate.

More details and a job description and person specification are on the link below
If you wish to discuss the post in more detail please contact Heulwen Hindson, Deputy Lead for Sensory Team-Hearing Impairment, on 02476 786174 or 07710716910 or email heulwen.hindson@coventry.gov.uk

How to apply

More details of the post and how to apply are on this link https://careers.coventry.gov.uk/jobs/job/Teacher-of-Hearing-Impaired-Children/1317