Vacancies

Are you interested in a career in sign language? Do you have a passion for supporting deaf people through their education journey? Are your adaptable and creative in new learning environments? Then come and work for us!

The application pack can be found at the bottom of this page, after the job listings.

Please send all queries and applications to:   admin-df@oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk

 

Teacher of the Deaf – Required September 2019

Part time – Up to 0.6 (FTE)
Teachers Pay Scale plus
SEN2 Allowance – £2,545.20

Fixed term contract for up to one year

Oak Lodge School is a Good School (OFSTED 2016) with an Outstanding (OFSTED 2019) residential provision, for students aged 10-19. Oak Lodge School is approved as a mixed special school for 100 pupils with hearing impairment, speech, language and communication needs.

The Deaf First department needs an enthusiastic Teacher of the Deaf to assess students aged over 19, in further and higher education and liaise with college Learning Support teams to ensure students receive the right support throughout their courses and in exams. The role will include Line managing Communication Support Workers and Note Takers, delivering Deaf Awareness Training, and providing tutorial support, under the direction of the Head of Deaf First and the Executive Head of Oak Lodge School.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Alternatively you can contact the school by email

admin-df@oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk 

or by telephone number 0208 675 9751.

https://jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk/ 

Closing Date: 23 August 2019 (at noon)

Interview Date: Early September 2019

Job Description Fixed term TOD 2019 (2) (1)

FE PERSON SPEC

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs

Casual – Communication Support Workers (CSW)

We are looking for Communication Support Workers (CSW) London area. Casual full time or part time. Hourly rate dependent on qualification & experience.

To enable deaf students to access, as fully as possible, the curriculum and life in a mainstream college.

CASUAL CSW JOB DESC

CSW PERSON SPEC

Please send all queries and applications to:   admin-df@oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk

 

Casual – Electronic Note-Takers

We are looking for casual notetakers who are qualified or have a willingness to train. Ideally the person should be qualified to degree level and have the ability to take notes in a clear and legible way on behalf of a deaf student.

Most of our deaf students prefer to have electronic notetakers, so it would be an advantage if you can use a laptop and type at a good speed. You will need to have a high level of English and Maths (grade C or above). Experience of work in the FE sector is desirable.

CASUAL NOTETAKER JOB DESC

NOTETAKER PERSON SPEC

Please send all queries and applications to:   admin-df@oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk

 

Casual British Sign Language Tutors – Level 3 and 6

London Area: Evenings and Weekends depending on course

Starting: September 2018.

We are a hearing impaired secondary school in South London who have a facility to teach sign language. We are looking for British Sign Language Tutors who can teach adult students the iBSL and Signature curriculum as requested by Deaf First.

The successful candidates will be required to work the evenings and Saturdays depending on course dates. We need individuals who have the ability to engage the student in the process of learning and to encourage confidence. An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to a DBS check.

JOB DESC – BSL Tutors

BSL Person Specification

Please send all queries and applications to:   admin-df@oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk

 

NEW EMAILABLE APPLICATION FORM – APRIL 2018