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Care Worker for SLD School

Job description

Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting a Support Assistant to work with students in an SEND school for students with severe learning difficulties. You will have responsibilities for medical needs and personal care.

The role will involve working on a 1:1 basis with students with severe learning difficulties from Primary Years right through to Key Stage 4 who are in need of extra support within their lessons and occasionally at break and lunch times. The school delivers the national curriculum to students as well as a sensory curriculum for those with the most profound difficulties, there is a variety of SEND in the school including:

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Complex Medical Needs
  • Downs Syndrome
  • Autism

Ideally, the candidate will have experience working with severe learning difficulties in young people. However, the client school welcomes candidates with backgrounds in care work; the most important quality is a passion for improving the lives of young people and a kind and nurturing personality. You will be supported by a specialist team of SEN recruitment consultants with education backgrounds, who are well placed to enrol you onto your desired courses. You could earn up to £65 per day in this role which will be held on a full time, long term basis.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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