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Teaching Assistant

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    SEN Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £95 per day

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Bacon

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Teaching Assistant

  • Immediate Start
  • Full time
  • SEN School
  • Long Term
  • Ofsted Outstanding

Are you passionate about supporting students with profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) in their educational journey? We have a fantastic opportunity for a dedicated and compassionate Teaching Assistant to join a dynamic PMLD classroom in a full-time, long-term role with an immediate start.

As a PMLD Teaching Assistant, you will play a vital role in assisting the class teacher in creating a nurturing and inclusive learning environment for students with PMLD. Your responsibilities will include:

  1. Providing one-on-one support to students with PMLD, helping them to access the curriculum and participate in classroom activities.
  2. Assisting with personal care needs, including feeding, toileting, and mobility support, ensuring the students' comfort and well-being.
  3. Collaborating closely with the class teacher to implement individualised education plans (IEPs) and differentiated learning strategies.
  4. Supporting students in developing their communication skills, utilising alternative communication methods such as sign language or visual aids.
  5. Encouraging and promoting independence and self-esteem among students, fostering a sense of achievement and confidence.
  6. Assisting in the preparation and adaptation of learning materials and resources to meet the diverse needs of students with PMLD.
  7. Monitoring and recording students' progress and behaviour, providing feedback to the class teacher to inform future planning.
  8. Establishing positive relationships with students, building trust and rapport to create a safe and supportive learning environment.
  9. Collaborating with other professionals, including therapists and support staff, to ensure a holistic approach to students' development.
  10. Promoting inclusion and celebrating diversity within the classroom, fostering an atmosphere of acceptance and respect.

We understand the importance of finding the right candidate who is passionate about working with students with PMLD. This full-time, long-term role offers an immediate start, providing stability and the opportunity to make a lasting impact on students' lives.

If you have experience working with individuals with PMLD, possess a caring and patient nature, and are eager to contribute to the success of students with diverse needs, this role is perfect for you. Join a supportive team and embark on a rewarding journey of making a positive difference in the lives of these incredible students. Apply now to seize this immediate start opportunity as a PMLD Teaching Assistant!

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%

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