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
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
  • Specialist SEND Teacher
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Aylesbury
  • A remarkable school for children with Cerebral Palsy are recruiting for a creative, flexible and innovative Teacher with experience within a similar role or SEND settings
  • SEND Learning Support / TAs
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Sutton
  • Classroom Care Assistant ·Location: Croydon ·Start date: October 2018 ·Category: Special Needs Job description Classroom Care Assistant October Start A specialist school for pupils with special
  • LSA with PMLD and ASD experience
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Ealing
  • Protocol Education are currently working with an excellent SEND school in Ealing, who are looking for an experienced Learning Support Assistant with SEND experience to join their school as soon as
  • SEND Learning Support / TAs
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Westminster
  • 1:1 ASD Teaching Assistant needed ASAP A well established SEN school based in Camden are looking to recruit new support staff ASAP. Previous experience working with children with varying special
  • Agency Support Staff
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Ealing
  • A well established SEN school based in Camden are looking to recruit new support staff ASAP. Previous experience working with children with varying special educational needs within schools or a
Latest news
Best and Worst Things to Say to Children Who are Out of Control
Best and Worst Things to Say to Children Who are Out of Control
Every teacher knows how difficult it is to follow the learning plan with disruptive students in the classroom. Jo wrote this blog to share her dos an
Read blog
17/09/18
Best Ways To Get To Know Your New Students
Best Ways To Get To Know Your New Students
The new school year is here and this means you will probably meet a new group of students. Knowing students' names is a great way to start off &nbs
Read blog
07/09/18
Amy's Testimonial: 4 Months in London, What an Experience!
Amy's Testimonial: 4 Months in London, What an Experience!
I have been living in London for 4 months now. What an experience! Sam was instrumental in setting me up with all my paperwork before leaving. Sh
Read blog
28/08/18
Active Plenary for Supply Teachers
Active Plenary for Supply Teachers
Are you starting a supply position this September? Paul offers some ideas on keeping students on the learning track and being prepared for everything
Read blog
10/08/18
Making and Saving Money during Summer Holidays
Making and Saving Money during Summer Holidays
It’s the summer holidays! No more getting up early and no more classroom duties. Also, no more payslips for a while. What can you do with thes
Read blog
02/08/18
View all news
CPD REC Investors in People UKAS