Accessibility Links

PMLD Teaching Assistant

This vacancy has now expired.

Job description

Sensory Support Assistant required to work with PMLD students in specialist school in Preston

  • Experience supporting additional needs in an education, health or care setting
  • Experience supporting children / adults with Special Educational Needs
  • CPD Courses available including Moving & Handling

Teaching Personnel are working closely with a specialist school in Preston who are looking to appoint an experienced Sensory Support Worker to join their successful and friendly team.

The school caters for pupils aged 3-19 with complex physical and sensory impairments. It will be your role to support pupils to access a highly bespoke and tailored curriculum. You must have experience of supporting young people or adults with physical disabilities and/or additional needs. You will be comfortable providing personal care and ideally will possess a Moving and Handling certificate (although this training can be provided).

It is essential that you have knowledge and understanding of Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCP) and the ability to differentiate and adapt learning resources to meet individual pupil needs. You will have a holistic and person centred approach and the flexibility to address and respond to social, emotional and personal needs.

You will have excellent communication skills and the desire to improve learning experiences for those with additional needs in a specialist setting.

To express an interest in this role and register with Teaching Personnel, please contact Keeley, Specialist Consultant for SEN across Lancashire on 01772 842155 or email
Similar jobs