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PMLD Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Moving & Handling Trained Learning Support Assistants Urgently Needed

  • Moving & Handling training is essential
  • Experience in the care sector is beneficial
  • Competitive rate of pay

Teaching Personnel works with a number of SEN schools that are dedicated to educating PMLD students. Many have very impressive facilities suitable for their lessons, such as swimming pools dedicated to hydrotherapy. There is particular SEN school in Cardiff that is looking for support for one of their classes with a mixture of SEN.

Many of the pupils have low mobility so urgently require someone who is Moving & Handling trained.

The pupils need someone with experience who is dedicated to working with SEN pupils. They need to be confident in the classroom and have innovative ways of helping PMLD students. The lessons are delivered to be sensory stimulating and interactive for the pupils, so experience with this type of lesson is advantageous.

Worried you have little experience within the classroom – do not panic! I am looking for the right personality but having training in Moving & Handling is essential for this role.

You must be willing to apply for a full enhanced DBS on the update service is essential. Teaching Personnel can fully assist with this process, so please let us know that you need a DBS and we can get this sorted for you.

To apply for this role please call Bethan Kelland on 02920 660 276 or email

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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