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PMLD Learning Support Assistant Required in Jesmond

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit a PMLD experienced Teaching Assistant to support pupils with a range of learning difficulties in an Ofsted rated 'Good' school in Jesmond. The role is temporary initially with the possibility of eing extended until the end of the academic year.

Ideally applicants would have experience of supporting pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties in a SEN school setting. Some students may require medical assistance and personal care. Additional qualifications such as Team Teach and Moving & Handling are also advantageous.

Our ideal candidate will have:

-3 months experience supporting PMLD pupils in a SEN setting

-Experience of working with challenging behaviours and Team-Teach trained

-Moving and Handling trained

-NCFE/CACHE Level 2/3 Supporting and Learning in Schools

-Patient and nurturing mannerism with a good understanding of de-escalation techniques

Why apply for a job with Teaching Personnel:

-Competitive Daily Rates of Pay up to £65 per day

-£50 reward every time you recommend a colleague to work with us

-Unrivalled CPD opportunities including Team Teach, NASEN and our CPD partnership with the Catholic Schools Diocese of Hexham & Newcastle

-Opportunity to work in a number of schools and SEN provisions with the help of our specialist consultants

-20 years experience within Educational Recruitment working in partnership with a large number of Primary, Secondary and SEN Schools

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your up to date CV or call the Tyne Tees SEN team.

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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