Communication Support Worker

To work with Deaf and Hard of Hearing learners

Hours: 18.5 hours per week, term time only 40 weeks

Fixed term until July 2023

Location: Wakefield City Campus

We are recruiting for Communication Support Workers to join our dedicated Additional Learning Support team. This is a specialist and varied role where you will provide appropriate non-teaching support to Deaf learners.

As a Communication Support Worker, you will provide deaf learners with appropriate support using a range of communication modes and strategies as appropriate in conjunction with the SENDCO, in addition to adapting and proofreading course material as required.

As a Communication Support Worker, have previous experience of working with Deaf and Hard of Hearing learners and be qualified to level 3 in BSL and have the ability to take notes for learners.   

For further details, please refer to the job description and person specification above.

If you have the skills and experience, we are looking for and would like to join us please click ‘Apply Now’, we’d love to hear from you.

Benefits include:

- Personal and Professional Development opportunities

- Access to the West Yorkshire Pension Scheme

- Access to Employee Assistance Programme

- Cycle to Work Scheme

- Discounted Metro Card Scheme

- Reduced price personal gym membership

- Access to a wide range of high street

- Staff Recognition Awards

Closing date: Thursday 30 June 2022


Wakefield College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all students and this post will be subject to Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS. 

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve and positively encourage applications from all.