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Learning Support Assistant - Bolton

  • Learning Support Assistant - Bolton
  • Experience working with PMLD compulsory
  • Short and long term positions available

A Primary SEN school in Bolton require a number of Learning Support Assistants to work within KS1. The successful candidates will start on a temporary basis with the potential of becoming permanent.

This 'OUTSTANDING' school caters for children aged 4-11 who have a wide range of complex Special Educational Needs including PMLD, ASC and a range of sensory impairments.

It is compulsory for candidates to have -

• GCSE English and Maths at grade C or above, or level 2 equivalent in literacy and numeracy

• Previous experience in a teaching assistant or care environment

• Previous experience working with pupils with SEN/D

• Experience working with children and young adults with multi sensory impairments and/or complex learning difficulties and disabilities

• Previous experience delivering personal care

• Ability to work effectively as part of a team

• Good written and verbal communication skills

It is favourable for candidates to -

• be Team-Teach trained

• have experience working with Plevels

• have experience using alternative communication aids (e.g. PECS/ BSL)

Teaching Personnel offer an excellent range of CPD courses including Team-Teach, Autism Awareness and Read, Write, Inc. Phonics.

If you feel you meet the requirements, please send your CV to or alternatively, register your CV on our website .

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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