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PMLD Learning Support Assistant

  • Location: Darlington
  • Start date: 04 Mar 2019
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11115704
  • Branch: Middlesbrough
  • Consultant: Samantha Neesam
  • Call: 01642 200 174
Job description
Are you ready to start a job that you love and is both rewarding and career enhancing?

A number of schools in the Darlington area are looking for support workers/LSA candidates who are passionate about improving the lives of young adults with profound and multiple learning difficulties. If you have experience or an excellent understanding in any of the following areas we would like to hear from you.

• Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulties
• ASD (autistic spectrum disorder)
• VI (visual impairment)
• SLD (severe learning difficulties)
• Cerebral Palsy
• Down Syndrome

To apply for this position, you would ideally;

• Have good communication skills
• Have strong and effective behaviour management
• Work well under pressure
• Have the ability to inspire students to be active in learning

As a Protocol Education SEND learning support assistant, you will become an integral part of a pupil's social, academic and personal development and we will offer you:

• Excellent rates of pay.
• Flexible work - you tell us when, we'll tell you where!
• A range of exciting opportunities including both short and long-term placements.
• A great working relationship: you will be supported through all placements with us and we will work hard to find you the right school and opportunity.
• Free CPD courses including Team Teach training within the first12 weeks of registering with us!


If you are ready to discuss current Learning Support Assistant opportunities across Middlesbrough apply now with an up-to-date CV with a cover letter. Successful applicants will be contacted to progress their applications.

Please note. We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00.

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