St Paul's Catholic School - Spencefield Lane - Evington - Leicester - 0116 241 4057 -


Sighted Assistant (25 hours/39 weeks)

£21,074 (actual salary £12,230)

The Governing Body are looking to appoint a Sighted Assistant from 28 August 2018 to work with a visually impaired teacher in the classroom, assisting with the delivery of planned lessons, assessment, behavioural support, ensuring the health & safety of the supported teacher and students. A knowledge of and interest in music is preferred but not essential.

The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills and will be able to develop effective working relationships with students and staff.

Closing Date: 9am Monday 13 August. Please e-mail your application to

Interview Date: Thursday 16 August

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We are committed to keeping children and young people safe from harm and abuse and to promoting their welfare, and we expect that everyone who comes to work for us will share the same commitment. Fulfilling this responsibility includes making sure that our recruitment process includes a range of measures to identify those who may be unsuitable to work with children and young people.

In addition, all roles within the school are covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 and are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. These posts may also be subject to further DBS re-checks at appropriate intervals.