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Irish Sign Language (Isl) - Specialist Classroom Support (Scs)


National Council For Special Education


South West Team 1: Cork City and West Cork County


Recruitment of National Council for Special Education. Irish Sign Language (ISL) – Specialist Classroom Support (SCS. The National Council for Special Education (NCSE) was set up to improve the delivery of education services to persons with special educational needs (SEN) arising from disabilities. The Council was first established in December 2003.    The NCSE is an independent civil service body under the aegis of the Department of Education (DoE. The Headquarters of the NCSE is located in Trim, Co. Meath and it has 30 local offices throughout the State.   Currently the NCSE support services are delivered through our five regional teams comprising:  • Special Educational Needs Organisers (SENOs) who interact with parents and schools in providing resources to support children with special education needs;  • Advisors who provide continuing professional development (CPD) and in-school support to schools in the area of special educational needs;  • Visiting teachers (VTs) who provide support to children and young people who are Deaf/Hard of Hearing or Blind/Vision Impaired, their families and teachers;  • Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists and Behaviour Practitioners who provide CPD and in school support to schools to build school capacity to support students with special education needs;  • Head office and other personnel.  In addition to the above, the Department of Education is creating a new role of ISL Specialist Classroom Support (SCS) to provide intensive in-class communication support for individual students who meet specific criteria, that is students who were born without an auditory nerve or due to infection, disease, trauma or failed technology intervention (Cochlear Implants), their auditory nerve has ceased to function completely and require this level of additional specialist support. NCSE is now seeking qualified applicants to fill a new ISL – Specialist Classroom Support role which has arisen in the following team(s); NCSE Regional Team(s. • South West Team 1: Cork city and West Cork county. Please note that the successful candidate will be seconded from the NCSE to work in a designated school. Please see the following link for further details. For full job description and details on how to apply: Closing Date: 08/07/2022  Please note that this advertisement is being hosted by the Public Appointments Service on The Public Appointments Service has no involvement in, or responsibility for, the recruitment and selection process or the terms and conditions which relate to this post.  .

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12 days ago