Deaf Inclusion Worker - St Margaret’s Academy

  • Multiple Locations
  • Multiple Terms
  • BSL Level 3 £19,116 - £21,228 (actual salary) - salary to be discussed if above BSL 3 subject to experience

We are looking for a BSL communicator, with a current qualification at Level 3 or above. We are looking for someone to work for 5 days per week. However, there is the possibility of some flexibility with regards to hours and days worked.

This post is fixed term until 31 August 2023 with the possibility of extending.

We can offer you excellent support, a friendly team and access to continued professional development.

You will communicate through BSL and will fully support development of the pupils’ identity as BSL users, throughout the school day. You will work with staff at the school to raise and maintain standards of BSL so that the children are fully included socially and you will also support the children to have full access to the curriculum to reach their potential.

Qualifications necessary to fulfil this post will be BSL, preferably at Level 3 (or Level 2 with a commitment to achieve Level 3) and Cued Speech, or a commitment to gain a qualification in Cued Speech in order to support access to phonics and Literacy.

For more information about the role, you are welcome to contact the school by emailing

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. As such, all applicants will be required to submit details of two referees who will be contacted in advance of interviews for shortlisted candidates. The successful applicant will also be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check. We are an equal opportunities employer.

A copy of our "Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy and Procedures", a copy of our "Policy Statement on Recruiting Applicants with Criminal Records" and the Privacy Notice for Job Applicants can be found on our website under “Policies”.

Please download the application form below and, once completed, return to Jo Saunders by emailing
Please ensure you also send a hard copy of your application form by post to B Duff, St Margaret’s Academy, Barewell Road, Torquay, Devon TQ1 4PA.
Please apply by noon on the closing date.
Interview Date: to be confirmed

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationTorbayDevonTorquay
  • Work Postcode

    TQ1 4PA

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support

  • Salary Details

    BSL Level 3 £19,116 - £21,228 (actual salary) - salary to be discussed if above BSL 3 subject to experience

  • Job TermFixed
  • Appointment TypeFull TimeTerm Time
  • Hours

    32.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum (term time only plus 5 inset days)

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required