PMLD Teaching Assistant

Location: Leicester
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | SEN
Reference: PE11182484
Salary: Salary depedant upon experience
Job Published: 6 months ago
A SEND school based in Charnwood that caters for pupils aged between 3 and 19 with SLD and PMLD.

They require friendly, enthusiastic, motivated and reliable teaching assistants to join their support team. You 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 requirement 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.

If you are a caring, friendly and patient SEND specialist then this would be an ideal role for you.
This is a full time, long term role with an immediate start.

About the role:
SEND Teaching Assistant - working with SLD and PMLD
Full time (Mon-Fri)

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

About the school:
All through SEND school (KS1 - 4)
Warm friendly and supportive staff
Ongoing training provided
Well resourced school with state-of-the-art facilities

If you are interested, then please contact Dominic Watts at Protocol Education on 0116 216 2122.

Protocol is an equal opportunities employer. The company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All staff will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, which include an enhanced DBS, full work history, references and a face-to-face interview.

Protocol Education is an employment agency offering temporary supply work for daily, short-term and long-term assignments in addition to permanent positions.