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PMLD MSI Teaching Assistant

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Special Needs Teaching Assistant

  • PMLD (Profound Multiple Learning Disabilities) and MSI (Multi-Sensory Impairment
  • Age Group: 14/15 years old
  • Start date: Monday 19th April
  • Monday - Friday
  • 3-9pm 
  • Long-term sickness cover with the opportunity to be taken on by the school in a permanent role
  • Paid weekly via PAYE 
  • Competitive pay rates 
  • Fantastic training and access to a range of CPD courses

A specialist school for deaf students based in Wandsworth are looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant who can support a deaf blind student on a 1:1 basis in the residential unit. Due to the sensory and medical needs of these pupils the school needs someone who has experience supporting similar needs in a previous role.This can be from a background as a care worker, suppport worker or from working in a SEN school. Recent graduates with relevant placement experience are also welcome to apply.

A successful candidate will have the following:

  • A good understanding and experience with PMLD and MSL 
  • The ability to administer medicine
  • On body sign is a bonus (the student is deaf blind)
  • A caring, positive and confident personality 
  • A dedication to supporting young people with SEN and help them achieve the best outcomes 

To apply, you must have the following:

  • A Child Workforce DBS certificate on the Update Service (we can help with this)
  • 2 proofs of address
  • Contact details for two recent references 
  • A UK passport/right to work in the UK

 

Please apply directly or email hepzibah.boutwood@teachingpersonnel.com with your CV.

 

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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 date.

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