1-1 Learning & Medical Support

Location: Doncaster
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: 11learnmed12
Salary: £77 - 90 per day + PAYE
Job Published: 16 days ago

We are seeking a highly motivated and compassionate individual to work as a 1:1 Learning Support Assistant (LSA) with complex medical needs. The position is based at a Doncaster school for Protocol Education.


The successful candidate will be responsible for providing 1:1 support to the student throughout the school day. This will involve:

  • Assisting with the use of a feed tube to ensure the student receives proper nutrition during the day
  • Providing personal care for the student, including toileting and hygiene needs
  • Supporting the student's learning and development in line with the school's curriculum and the student's individual education plan
  • Working collaboratively with the classroom teacher and other support staff to ensure the student's needs are met
  • Maintaining accurate records of the student's progress and any incidents or concerns that arise
  • Adhering to the school's policies and procedures, including those related to health and safety, safeguarding, and confidentiality

Qualifications and Skills

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience working with children with complex medical needs and/or disabilities
  • Knowledge of the use of feed tubes and personal care procedures
  • An understanding of the principles of special education and the ability to support students with a range of learning needs
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and manage competing demands
  • A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter and resume outlining your qualifications and experience. We look forward to hearing from you!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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