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Teacher of The Visually Impaired

  • Employer: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Salary: £41,604.00 pro rata
  • Location: Agile
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 14.40 hours per week.
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Closing Date: 14/06/2021 at 23:55
  • Reference: CF&E/21/153564

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Wirral is home to vibrant, energetic and engaged communities, people who take real ownership of their local area and are passionate about making Wirral a better place. The council and its partners have pledged to #BeTheDifference.

We’ve got ambitious targets to meet by 2025. To achieve everything we have promised to our residents, we need people who are driven and ready to deliver the very best for our communities - #BeTheDifference.

A Qualified Teacher of the Visually Impaired is required to join the Vision Support Team from September 1st, 2021. Contracted, initially, for 12 months and working 0.4 fte. You will work on a peripatetic caseload, ages 0 to 19 years, across the Wirral. Interview 17th June. Please contact Peter Davies for further information - 07787261001 - petedavies1@wirral.gov.uk

This position will initially, in line with current government guidance be based from home. In future, the Council will be moving to a hybrid of working arrangements for many of our roles with a combination of homeworking, office and site working as required.

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The successful applicant must have the ability to converse with members of the public and provide advice in accurate, spoken English

This post is subject to Enhanced Level DBS check.

Please note that in accordance with the Council’s policy, employees who are in a formal redeployment situation will be considered in the first instance for all vacancies.

It is Council policy not to re-appoint any employee who has left under the terms of the Council’s Early Voluntary Retirement (EVR) scheme or who have left with a voluntary severance (VS) package, unless in exceptional circumstances

Applications will be accepted until midnight on the closing date.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applications.

Applications can only be accepted through the Jobs page following registration.  Forms received via the post will not be processed.

All applicants invited to interview must evidence their right to work in the UK.  Details of required documents can be found by clicking the link at the bottom of the Jobs page.

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Further information on this vacancy

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