Accessibility Links

LSA with Personal Care Experience

  • Location: Westminster
  • Start date: 03 Sep 2018
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11003919
  • Branch: Head Office
  • Consultant: Kirstie-Jane Bracknell
  • Call: 020 3219 7740
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
Protocol Education are currently working with an excellent SEND college in Camden who are looking for an experienced, dedicated and pro-active Learning Support Assistant to join their team as soon as possible. The position will be based with post 16 pupils in small classes supporting children with Hoist, Manual Handling needs and Personal Care.

You will be working with children aged between 16 - 25, each with statements of Special Education Needs. Most of the children you will be working with have very limited communication skills, and some are completely non-verbal. You will be working 1:1 with a particular student but will also be required to support several children across the school.

The personal care duties will include:

• PEG feeding
• Changing the students
• Feeding orally
• Helping students to brush their teeth

To be eligible to apply for this position, you will need to be available to start immediately, as well as being able to commit to working 8.30am - 4.30pm, 5 days per week. You must have a good command of numeracy and literacy, as this is especially important when supporting pupils with limited communication skills.

Ideally, you will have the following experience:

• PMLD experience
• LSA or care experience
• SEND experience
• Experience in or willing to do personal care and manual handling

If you have experience working with children or young adults with special education needs, and are interested in making a positive contribution to the lives of young people, please send your CV to kirstie-jane.bracknell@protocol-education.com@protocol-education.com or call Kirstie @ Protocol on 020 3219 7740.

Protocol Education is a leading supply teaching agency. We find jobs for teachers and teaching assistants in schools throughout England.

Our aim is to provide schools with the supply teachers, teaching assistants, support and SEND staff they need to be successful. At the same time, helping teachers, teaching assistants and nursery staff to find rewarding and career-enhancing jobs.
Similar jobs
  • SEND Learning Support / TAs
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Nottingham
  • Protocol Education is seeking dedicated, enthusiastic and experienced teaching assistants for after half term. You will be working with students of all ages with SEN such as ASD, PMLD and SLD
  • Learning Support Assistants
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Wandsworth
  • Protocol Education is seeking dedicated, enthusiastic and experienced teachers for one of our outstanding schools. The role is to begin after the summer in the autumn term
  • SEND Learning Support / TAs
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Surbiton
  • Care Assistant Needed A care worker/assistant is required to work in a school in the London borough of Kingston. This role will involve working one to one with students with autism as well as
  • SEND Learning Support / TAs
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Barnet
  • Protocol Education are currently working with an Excellent SEND School in Golders Green, located in the borough of Brent. They are looking for an experienced Special Needs LSA to work support their
  • Classroom Carers Required
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Elmbridge
  • Protocol Education is seeking dedicated, enthusiastic and experienced teaching assistants for after half term until the end of term, with the potential of the placement being extended depending on
Latest news
Autism Awareness Week: Raising Money Through Art
Autism Awareness Week: Raising Money Through Art
The Key Stage Two and Three students at NAS’s Thames Valley School have collaborated artistically to create a vibrant installation which displa
Read blog
02/04/19
What's The Point Of Poetry: World Poetry Day Special
What's The Point Of Poetry: World Poetry Day Special
“What’s the point of poetry?” said the starling to the bat.” - Michael Palin That line is taken from a poem from the very fi
Read blog
20/03/19
World Book Day Activities For Your School And Classroom
World Book Day Activities For Your School And Classroom
Tomorrow is World Book Day and this is a great opportunity to celebrate reading and books, beyond dressing up for the day… bring a taste of l
Read blog
06/03/19
Erin's Testimonial: Say 'YES' To Opportunities That Come Your Way, No Regrets!
Erin's Testimonial: Say 'YES' To Opportunities That Come Your Way, No Regrets!
• What made you decide to teach in England?I studied in England at the University of East Anglia and fell in love with this country, I felt li
Read blog
05/03/19
Emily's Testimonial: I Can't Wait To See Where My Time In England Leads Me!
Emily's Testimonial: I Can't Wait To See Where My Time In England Leads Me!
Emily was a student at the University of Western Ontario when she first considered making the move to teach in England with Protocol Education. Sin
Read blog
25/02/19
View all news

CPD REC Investors in People UKAS