PMLD Support

Location: Oldbury
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | SEN | Secondary Support | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11330666
Salary: £65 - £75 per day
Job Published: 18 days ago
A Special Education Needs & Disabilities school based in Sandwell 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. (8 pupils per class with 4 staff) Previous experience of working with PMLD or SLD is a must, 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.