Accessibility Links

PMLD Learning Support Assistant

  • Location: Newham
  • Start date: 04 Sep 2017
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE10910902
  • Branch: Head Office
  • Consultant: Michael Oduniyi
  • Call: 020 3219 7745
Job description
A school that caters for children with profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) are currently seeking Learning Support Assistants to work within a class of six children. Each child in the class has a physical disability as well as other diagnosed difficulties, such as hearing impairment, visual impairment, speech and language.

The student's education does not follow the national curriculum but is very much focused on personal development, physically and mentally. They all have personal goals and are constantly encouraged to push themselves and given tasks to stimulate their activity. The school are equipped with state of the art facilities and resources, such as a hydrotherapy pool, hoists and physiotherapists on site.

This role will require feeding, changing and personal care, therefore a background in nursing and/or tube feeding would be useful, however the school create a very encouraging and helpful environment and are willing to offer any training.

This is an incredibly rewarding role with the results apparent and in front of you everyday as you see each child gradually grow and push themselves.
Similar jobs
  • SEND Learning Support / TAs
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Cambridge
  • Teacher Assistants required for SEN provisions and to support in Mainstream schools. We have an increasing need for short term day-to-day work and longer term positions
  • Speach and Language Therapist
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Cambridge
  • A Educational Provision in Cambridge require a specialist speech and language therapist to work within their specialist unit. Within the unit is a highly experienced SEN teacher
  • Teaching Assistants
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Cambridge
  • Teaching Assistant Are you a fantastic TA looking to make a difference? Do you know how to make a positive impact in the classroom? Are you looking for a new position? Successful candidates will
  • SEND Teaching Assistant
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Barking & Dagenham
  • SEND Teaching Assistant I am looking for SEND Teaching Assistants to work in an ofsted graded 'Good' primary school in Barking & Dagenham. Applicants MUST have experience working with SEND
  • SEND Learning Support Assistants needed in Bristol
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Bristol
  • Due to high demand Protocol Education need a number of Special Educational Needs Learning Support Assistants to work 1 to 1 alongside children with a range of needs in our Primary Schools across
Latest news
Interview Tips from a Supply Teacher
Interview Tips from a Supply Teacher
As a long term supply teacher I probably experience job interviews on a more frequent basis than most people. We replace staff teachers for any per
Read blog
16/07/18
Supply Teaching: First Five Minutes
Supply Teaching: First Five Minutes
As any teacher knows, the first five minutes of your new class in a new school are critical and daunting, indeed with any new class, even in a fami
Read blog
05/07/18
When Your Class Makes You Want To Quit
When Your Class Makes You Want To Quit
Let’s face facts, if you are a teacher in any school there are days when you just want to quit your job and get on the first boat to Spain. M
Read blog
29/06/18
Why I Chose to Teach Through Protocol Education
Why I Chose to Teach Through Protocol Education
Ray has been getting supply work from us for more than 9 years. He wrote this genuine blog about deciding between multiple agencies and why he has be
Read blog
21/06/18
Five Things You Need To Know About Living In A New English City
Five Things You Need To Know About Living In A New English City
"I moved part-time to England last year and have been lucky enough to live and work in a range of cities around the country. I arrived in the UK with
Read blog
15/06/18
View all news
CPD REC Investors in People UKAS