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Support Worker needed in Chelmsford

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Job description

An SEN Provision in Chelmsford are looking for a Special Education Need (SEN) Teaching Assistant for a long term and part time role (3 days per week, 8.45 - 3.15, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday). There may be the opportunity for more hours as the role progresses.

The provision are looking for teaching assistant who will be flexible, adaptable and some one who is passionate and hungry to get involved supporting SEN pupils. The provision is designed to support learning aged 19-25 years old. The highly unique Profound (Developmental) Curriculum is designed to provide education in an integrated manner incorporating learning, therapy and life skills for pupils with either Severe or Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulties which are compounded by a high degree of dependency, and who require very specialised management for physical disabilities, sensory impairment and complex medical needs.

About the Role

* This is a part time long term position to start in September

* The role is to support SEN pupils across the school and may require 1-1

* You will need to support wheel chair hoisting and personal care (toileting and changing nappies)

The ideal Candidate

* Moving Handling experience and or training is beneficial

* Experience with PMLD, complex, medical and severe learning difficulties is beneficial

* Candidates with experience as a residential support worker, health care worker, nursing, carer or along these lines of work will also be considered.

* Need to be able to commit to a long term role with potential to go permanent

* Able to provide all the correct vetting documents - Full support and guidance will be given

If you interested and looking for work with SEN pupils or are interested in a similar role within working in school and education, then please send an updated CV or call the SEN branch on 01245 206760.

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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