Teaching Assistant (PMLD)

Job Category: SEN Specialist Teaching Assistant
Job Type: Permanent
Job Location: South East London

Educ8 are working with a Specialist Independent “All through” school for students with SEN. The school is based in a very scenic part of Greenwich.

The Governors are seeking support staff to assist the teacher in providing support for pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD)

Supervise and support children in their access of learning. Provide appropriate levels of intervention with regard to incidents of challenging behaviour within a PMLD setting.

Establish good relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and responding to the needs of each individual child.

To actively promote inclusive practice within the classroom setting to ensure acceptance of all children.

Encourage children to engage in, and participate in learning activities lead by the class teacher.

Assist other staff in delivering programmes of work devised by other professionals including; physio programmes and positioning of children, speech and language therapy programmes, occupational therapy programmes.

The role will be offered on a permanent basis for the right applicant. A minimum of one years experience in this field is required as is providing good references, Enhanced DBS, RTW in the UK

Educ8 is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people and expect applicants to share that same commitment.

£17,000 – £20,000/annum,  Dependent on experience


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