Communication Support Worker - Children's House Day Nursery, Binfield, Bracknell
Required from as soon as possible
Hours: Initially 25 hours per week increasing to 30 hours per week from January 2024 - Term Time only
Salary BSL Level 3 (F.T.E) £34,362 pro rata
We are looking to appoint an experienced Communication Support Worker to support a profoundly deaf 2 yearold child at our nursery who has cochlear implants and is using total communication i.e. Sign Language and Spoken Language at home and in nursery.
The successful candidate will be joining a large committed and enthusiastic nursery team who are developing their experience working with children who are deaf. Your role will be to support the young deaf child to develop their communication skills and general development alongside the nursery staff and the Teacher of the Deaf and Speech and Language Therapist professionals who are directly involved. At least level 3 British Signing Language skills are essential for this role, but a competent level 2 might be considered for the right candidate.
The ideal candidate to work 1.1 with the child and alongside the staff team
In return we offer:
If you have a passion for supporting the development of children’s communication skills and learning, have an enthusiastic, caring yet firm attitude and the ability to be flexible and work as part of a supportive team, we would love to hear from you.
If this is the job for you, please apply today!