MSI Consultant (Teacher)
Help us achieve a world in which all children and adults who are deafblind can be full and active members of society.
As an MSI Counsultant (Teacher) you will be responsible for supporting children and young people who are deafblind, and their families in a range of settings.
Title: MSI Consultant (Teacher)
Reference number: 42237
Hours: 30 Hours per week (part time)
Location: Market Deeping
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: GBP36,362 - GBP40, 623 per annum
Sense salary points: 45 - 50
About the role
You will undertake assessment and offer advice to identify educational needs. In addition, you will facilitate the provision of support to meet those needs. This may include working in conjunction with other professionals from education, health, social care and other voluntary agencies.
As a member of this specialist advisory service you will undertake an active role in the provision and development of our charitable activities.
A full UK driving licence and use of your own vehicle is an essential requirement for this role.
Sense is a national charity that supports people who are deafblind, those with sensory impairments and those with complex needs, to enjoy more independent lives.
Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.
Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.
Working as part of a national team you will contribute to the delivery of a vibrant service that makes a huge impact to the lives of children and young people we support.
It is essential that you hold a qualification in teaching children who are deafblind / multi-sensory impaired (MSI). Alternatively, you could be qualified in teaching children with a both a hearing and visual impairment with additional qualifications in MSI.
Closing date: Sunday 15 October 2017
Interview date: Friday 20 October 2017
To start: January 2018
TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:
If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply' button. You will be directed to our website where you can download the information pack and complete the application form.
If you are a disabled candidate and require a hard copy pack or a different format for example large print, Braille or audio, further details can be found on our website.
Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work. Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore, all offers of employment are subject to a number of checks including an enhanced DBS check where appropriate.
No agencies please.