Coronavirus (COVID-19) NOTICE: Empowering Learning are still recruiting staff during this time of crisis, in preparation for vacancies to start in the eventuality of schools reopening. All interviews for positions will be conducted over Skype or telephone.
SEND PMLD Learning Support Assistant
Are you a SEND Learning Support Assistant with experience supporting students with Profound Multiple learning difficulties?
Empowering Learning Ltd are looking to appoint outstanding SEND Learning Support Assistants in the Southwark area with experience supporting SEND students, particularly to work with students with Profound Multiple Learning difficulties. We are looking for enthusiastic and passionate individuals who are hands on and can support students with physical needs; assisting with personal care such as hygiene and feeding, manual handling and assisting with therapy sessions to support students to reach the best of their abilities. You will also be responsible for promoting an inclusive learning environment. So, if you would like the opportunity to make a difference to others and develop a career in working with children with then this is a great opportunity to do so.
To be successful for this role you must:
Have passion, enthusiasm, and willingness to work in SEND Learning environments
Have knowledge and experience with PMLD students
Play a significant role in the students learning journey
Additional training such as manual handling, hoisting, PEG feeding and Tube feedingOur PMLD schools provides their pupils an inclusive and engaging education environment, supporting students with varied needs such as Cerebral Palsy, medical needs and severe learning difficulties. The school have a fantastic working ethos where each pupil's individual abilities are recognised and staff strive to support all their student's physical, social and emotional development to reach to their full potential. All students have an Educational Health Care Plan and are encouraged to develop key skills such as communication, independence and physical skills. Having experience in the SEND Education sector or Health care sector will be an advantage where you can utilise your skills and knowledge, however this isn't essential. This is a fantastic opportunity for highly motivated and nurturing individuals to enhance their skills and experience in SEND and will allow you to develop professionally in your career.
When working with Empowering Learning Ltd you will benefit from:
Dedicated consultant with a wealth of experience committed to finding you the right role and setting for you, who will support you during your assignment.
Competitive rates of pay, depending on experience.
A fast clearance process, most of which can be accessed online.Empowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.
If you are committed to supporting children or young adults and would like to work in SEND learning environments, we want to hear from you. Please submit your CV today or you can email Ryan S-Barrow on the SEND team at (url removed)