Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Location: Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, England
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: Melton - TA
Salary: £65 - £75 per day, Benefits: On site training
Job Published: 8 days ago
A Special Education Needs & Disabilities school based in Melton Mowbray that caters for pupils aged between 3 and 19 with Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD) and Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD).

They require friendly, caring, empathetic and reliable teaching assistants to join their support staff. 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 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
23rd August start date
Monday Friday
8:45am 3:30pm
£65 - £75 per day

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

About the School:
All through SEND school (KS1 - KS4)
Warm friendly and supportive staff
Induction & ongoing training provided
Well-resourced school with state-of-the-art facilities

If you feel you would be the right fit for this role then please apply through contacting James Cullingworth via…
Website: www.protocol-education.com
Email: james.cullingworth@protocol-education.com
Tel: 07725878406 / 0115 8532170