Peripatetic Sensory Support Assistant

£19,312 - £21,748 Pro Rata Term Time Actual Salary £16,517 - £18,600
Employment type
Part Time
Closing date
Job closes on 27 November
Job reference
Job reference: CYSP000245
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The job itself

Job Term:  Permanent

Appointment Type:  Full time /part time

Days of work: 5

Hours per week: 37 (term time only)

Place of Work: Specialist Services Hub, Anlaby.

Are you a Teaching Assistant looking for an exciting new opportunity? We are looking for a Sensory Support Assistant to work in schools across the East Riding, supporting Children and Young People with hearing and visual impairment.

These posts are peripatetic posts. Within a working week post holders will travel to different locations, which may be anywhere in the East Riding, to carry out their duties. Actual salary £16,517 - £18,600. The salary is inclusive of a salary supplement which is currently under review. A mileage allowance is payable.

The post holders will support pupils in settings and schools; they will work alongside both school staff and Service staff, delivering quality specialist support to ensure that pupils can access the curriculum. This includes preparing resources, delivering 1-1 specialist support, in class support, and managing specialist equipment.

The successful candidate should be prepared to work in a range of settings including preschool, primary, secondary and colleges.

Section 77 – 84 of the Immigration Act 2016 requires that the Council ensures that all customer facing staff are able to speak an appropriate standard of English; therefore any applicants for customer facing posts will be assessed on this basis as part of the interview process.

Closing date: 27th November 2020

Interview date: 7th December 2020


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Job Outline and Employee specification (PDF file, download size 226.92 kb)

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