Closes 26.07.19

Sedgehill School
11-18 Mixed Comprehensive

Communication Support Worker
Deaf Education Centre

British Sign Language Level 3

Salary: SC 5 point 18-20 £26,298 -£26,659 (FTE) Actual Salary: £22,437 – £23,253 – 39 weeks per year – 35hrs per week – (1 year fixed term contract in the first instance)

Sedgehill School is seeking a skilled, experienced and vibrant Communication Support Worker. The successful candidate will be supporting students with additional needs working in our specialist deaf center and will have trained to Level 3 BSL.

The School is now on an exciting journey of school improvement with United Learning and a committed team of staff, students and parents. Sedgehill School is exceptionally proud of our pastoral care support which is an integral part of our school.

We are seeking staff who are driven and ambitious to see Sedgehill School become the school it deserves to be and to support teaching and learning.

If you have a strong desire to help students of all abilities, working flexibly across the school ensuring that all achieve the best they can, whilst fulfilling your own potential, then we would be very pleased to hear from you. You will be part of a friendly team and there will be opportunities for staff training.

Sedgehill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our commitment is underpinned by robust processes and procedures that seek to continuously promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our workforce.

All successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check which must be maintained throughout the period of employment as well as to provide photographic ID and evidence of right to work in the United Kingdom. References will be sought prior to interview.


How to apply

Further details and an application form can be downloaded from our website:

Closing date midnight on Tuesday 9th July 2019
Interviews will be held provisionally week beginning 15th July 2019
(if you have not heard by this date you have been unsuccessful)

Completed application forms should be emailed to: or posted to the school.

We reserve the right to interview prior to the closing date if enough qualifying candidates apply.