PMLD Support worker

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
Support Worker / Tutor
North East England
£60 to £70 per day
Salary Description:
£60 - 70 per day
PK education
Job Ref:
PMLD Durham

I am currently recruiting PMLD Teaching Assistants to work within a Special Needs School located within County Durham. 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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