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Learning Support Assistant

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About the School and the Job for the PMLD LSA role:

Teaching Personnel are looking for a PMLD LSA with experience working with a range of SEN difficulties. If you are looking for work in the Chelmsford area and would like to make a positive difference to student’s lives then we would love to hear from you.

  • We are looking for LSA’s to work in a Chelmsford based special provision for students with a range of complex difficulties including PMLD.
  • This is initially a years contract but could lead to a permanent role for the right candidate.
  • The provision is for further education students who are 17 years and older.

Contract Details for the PMLD LSA role:

  • Location – Chelmsford
  • Position – PMLD LSA
  • Type of work – Supporting students with PMLD
  • Start date – Immediately 
  • Contract type – Temporary
  • Full time/part time – Full time, Monday to Friday, 8.45am - 3.15pm
  • Minimum rate of pay – GBP65 per day (GBP10ph)

Experience, Training and Qualifications required for the PMLD LSA role:

  • Previous LSA experience is desirable, ideally within the SEN Sector, although this is not essential providing you have the right attitude and desire.
  • Experience supporting either children or adults with SLD / PMLD.
  • Pro Active in the classroom and a willingness to join in with class activities.
  • You should have lots of energy and enthusiasm with a positive attitude towards working with SEN students.
  • Comfortable supporting students with personal care

To be eligible for the PMLD LSA role through Teaching Personnel you must:

  • Hold Right to Work in the UK
  • Hold an enhanced child or child and adult barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
  • Provide two professional references

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV. Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

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