PMLD Support work

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
Special Needs, Support Worker / Tutor
North East England
Salary Description:
Market related
PK education
Job Ref:
PMLD Support worker

I am currently recruiting PMLD Teaching Assistants to work within a Special Needs School located within the Darlington area. Teaching Assistants are extremely respected and key to the overall learning and development of pupils. The positions would suit individuals who are seeking a challenging, professional, enjoyable, and rewarding experience.

We are recruiting for an SEN Schools we would be placing you in have students with disabilities of a nature that would involve assisting with their personal hygiene care. The schools cater for pupils with severe and profound learning difficulties aged 3 - 19. The schools have Specialist Provision for Sensory and Physical needs.

The SEN Teaching Assistant role

- To support and engage with the SEN pupils in class

- Assist the teacher where possible

- Assess and track progress of pupils

- Help clean and ensure the classroom is ready for the next school day

- This is a full time role ( Monday - Friday 8:30am until 3:30 pm)

- Support pupils with their personal hygiene care

The Ideal SEN Teaching Assistant should have a proven track record in supporting students with complex needs as part of a team and working positively in a demanding environment.

The ideal candidate should have the following:

* Experience of working as a PMLD Teaching Assistant in a special school
* Flexible and available for full time work.
* Current, valid DBS (update service).
* Excellent knowledge and understanding of safeguarding policies.
* Have own Transport

The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate the following skills:

* The ability to adapt quickly to a variety of situations.
* Think and plan strategically
* Caring attitude and a passion to contribute the learning and development of pupils.
* Be a confident person with a warm and friendly approach.
* Able to apply behaviour policies effectively.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
PK education
Tel: 0115 959 8301
Contact: Sam Croft

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