PMLD Daily/Long Term Cover

Location: Sheffield, Sheffield, England
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary | SEN Support Jobs | Secondary | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | SEN | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11323841
Salary: £65 - £70 per day
Job Published: 14 days ago
A Special Education Needs & Disabilities school based in Sheffield that caters for pupils aged between 3 and 19 with Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD) and Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD) are seeking a teaching assistant to cover daily or long term cover.

They require a friendly, caring, empathetic and reliable teaching assistant to be available for daily cover. The successful candidate will be required to provide general classroom support and may also be asked to work on a one-to-one basis or in small groups. Previous experience of working with PMLD or SLD is a desirable, and all applicants must be willing to assist with personal care. Many of the children are non-verbal and therefore the ability to use communication aids such as PECS and Makaton would be advantageous. Teaching assistants with, Moving and Handling, Manual Handling, Peg feeding and Medical Administration training are highly desirable.

About the Role:
  • Special Needs Teaching Assistant
  • Monday Friday
  • 8:30am 3:30pm

Ideal Candidate:
  • Previous PMLD or SLD experience highly desirable
  • Willing to provide personal care.
  • PECS or Makaton experience - desirable.
  • Manual Handling training - highly desirable.

If you feel you would be the right fit for this role then please apply, If you would like to discuss this role please call Frances on 0114 252 1975 or email