Category: Paediatric, Community and Mental Health
Closing Date: 30 January 2018
Salary: £11,345.00 to £13,940.00 per annum
Location: South West
Full time/Part time: Part Time
Position Type: Permanent

Exeter Deaf Academy provides specialist education and care tailored to the individual needs of Deaf young people. The sense of belonging to an inspiring bilingual community transforms students as they develop language skills and journey towards independence and fulfilling their potential.

Later this year the Academy will begin to build a groundbreaking, purpose-built facility scheduled to open in 2019. This new world-class Academy will change the lives of Deaf students. It will break down barriers to Deaf young people, bring communities together and enable families to thrive.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to make a positive contribution to this growing and progressive organisation.

Actual salary for 19 hours per week 38 weeks per year (term time) - £11,345.47 to £13,940.78 (based on an FTE of £25,897.00 to £31,821.00)

Can you demonstrate:
• Awareness of current therapy innovations relevant to the post?
• Ability to provide instruction to students from a range of different age groups and backgrounds?
• A commitment to supporting and training staff to embed physiotherapy at a universal level within our school and college in both our education and residential settings?
• An awareness of the importance of communication with young people who have a variety of communication needs?
• Paediatric experience or relevant transferable knowledge and experience?
• A qualification to degree level in Physiotherapy?

We will offer:
• Long-term career development within a forward thinking and innovative organisation.
• Sponsorship to achieve BSL qualifications up to level 3.
• The opportunity to join a committed team of professionals working together to secure high achievement for all our students.
• The chance to work within the vibrant city of Exeter, whilst having close access to Dartmoor National Park and the South Devon coast.
• A friendly, talented multi-disciplinary team of colleagues.
• Access to external clinical supervision from other qualified Physiotherapists.

Our vision is a brighter future for Deaf young people. If you feel you could be part of this story, we would like to hear from you.
For a job application pack: Please visit the Academy’s website or e-mail the HR Department:
Closing date for applications: Friday 26 January 2018 at 12pm

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults; as such an enhanced DBS disclosure is required.

The Academy is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion for all its students and staff.

(Registered Charity No.1124523).

  • Central Location
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Good Career Development Opportunities
  • Pension Scheme
  • Staff Parking

Employer Information

Exeter Royal Academy for Deaf Education, 50 Topsham Road, Exeter, EX2 4NF [more details]

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