Specialist Teacher Hearing Impairment – Hammersmith and Fulham

Closes 20.11.19

Specialist Teacher Hearing Impairment

LB Hammersmith and Fulham
Ref. LBHF14571
Salary Range: Main Teacher pay scale – Upper Teacher pay scale per annum plus Special Education Needs Allowance
Additional Allowances: Teacher and Learning Responsibility Allowances depending on Qualifications and Experience
Permanent, Full Time

We are ambitious in our commitment to supporting the aspirations of our learning community to achieve independence in adulthood. The Team is part of a high performing dynamic multi-professional service. At the heart of our delivery is innovation and excellence, with a commitment and determination to ensure all children and young people are sensitively enabled to reach their full potential.

The team is placed within the Inclusion & Specialist Intervention Outreach Service (InSpIre) which includes specialist teachers for Vision Impairment, Multi Sensory Impairment, Dyslexia and Autism.

Role Responsibilities:

• To carry out the professional duties of a teacher as defined in the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions document.
• To deliver specialist support to CYP and their families within a range of environments including their home, in school and at specialist medical appointments, placing parents and young people as equal partners in the planning and development of delivery.
• To support the Local Authority in making full provision to meet the needs of CYP with a hearing impairment in Hammersmith and Fulham.
• To manage an active caseload advising and supporting teachers and schools with programmes of work as well as teaching and learning strategies for CYP with a hearing impairment between the ages of 0-25 years.
• To ensure aspirational target setting for CYP ensures high outcomes for learners with a hearing impairment.
• To have an understanding of specialist equipment that supports curricular access and to work collaboratively with the team to ensure that all CYP have an individualised programme that is supported where necessary with specialist resources.
• To support, through planning and direct teaching, pupils moving into and out of designated provision for pupils with hearing impairment within the Borough and in neighbouring Authorities.
• To monitor and support the transition of CYP with a hearing impairment into post 16 education and up to 25 years old.
• To keep thorough and precise records of all activities and to ensure accurate data management informs targeted professional delivery to Nationally accredited standards.
• To work in partnership with teachers, other professionals and with parents for the benefit of CYP and to record their view of service delivery annually.

Role Specific Qualifications:

• Qualified Teacher Status
• Additional Qualified Teacher of the Deaf status or nearing completion of training

Contact details for an informal discussion: Andrea Boswell or Alison Leao on 02088118190.

To discover more and apply, please go to: https://bit.ly/2kqQOJp

Closing date: 20 November 2019.

London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all employees, workers and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.

How to apply

Contact details for an informal discussion: Andrea Boswell or Alison Leao on 02088118190.

To discover more and apply, please go to: https://careers.newjob.org.uk/LBHF/job/Hammersmith-Specialist-Teacher-Hearing-Impairment-LBHF14571-LND/556914901/?locale=en_GB