BSL Classroom Assistant

£100 - £140 per day
Inner London, Inner London - North
Long term
Start date: September 2024
BSL Level 2 or Higher required! Hearing is not essential, and this school will happily employ staff with partial or no hearing.

Horizon Teachers are looking for a BSL-qualified Teaching Assistant to work with a prestigious deaf school in North London. The school are looking for support staff with a minimum British Sign Language Level 2 qualification to join the school starting full-time in September. They are ideally looking for communication workers that have previous experience supporting children with partial to no hearing.

The site in question is a very well-regarded school for deaf children and teachers alike. They pride themselves on their philosophy of teaching English and British Sign Language with equal importance. The school is a nationally recognised centre of excellence and are currently looking for staff to join their team and work 1:1 with students.

  • BSL Level 2 qualification is essential.
  • BSL Level 3 or Higher is desirable with additional responsibility available.
  • Hearing is not essential, and the school will happily employ staff with partial to no hearing.
  • Previous experience working with children or in an educational environment is ideal.

Why Horizon Teachers?
  • We have been helping teachers/TAs find work since 2008.
  • After 12 weeks we will pay you the permanent equivalent of the job.
  • We offer free Safeguarding Training for all our staff.
  • In our team, we have a collective experience of working with schools for over 80 years!
  • Easy registration process via an online link and a video consultation.
  • We always look to pay our Teachers/Support Staff the highest rates possible.

Everyone from the agency has been very friendly, professional and supportive. I have previously used Horizon Teachers; they were once again my go-to agency. Thank you so much for your understanding and support!!! - 5-star Google Review


Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London, the South East, the Midlands and the North of England. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent. 

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