SEN Teaching Assistant needed in Outstanding PMLD Special School

Recruiter
TeacherActive
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PMLD Teaching Assistant with Moving and Handling Training Required in South London Special School A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant in an outstanding Special Needs school in Wallington. The school is for students with complex and profound needs and requires a nurturing and caring individual who has experience in a similar setting. Moving and Handling experience is essential as you will be required to use hoists and wheelchairs. In addition to this, the children are vulnerable with medical needs and profound learning difficulties. You will need to be comfortable with personal care,assisted feeding, nappy changing and activities such as hydrotherapy. The school caters for children from 3 years of age, up to 18 years old so an Adult and Child Workforce DBS will be required. The post is full time, and on a long term basis. You will be joining a friendly and supportive team of staff who work really hard to ensure a positive and engaging educational environement. You will need to feel confident within a classroom environment and be able to take direction from a class teacher The role will include: ?Assisting the teacher with classroom preparation and 1:1 lesson delivery ?Moving and Handling responsibiltities as well as feeding and personal care ?Leading group work ?Helping develop IEPs As an SEN TA / Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant through TeacherActive you will receive: ?Competitive rates of pay ?Support from a dedicated team of consultants ?An excellent referral scheme ?Access to a range of unique positions in our schools. If you are interested in a role as an SEN/PMLD TA, please contact Taryn on (Apply online only) or email your CV to All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive. Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs. Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment. TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services