Teaching Assistant - PMLD School

Vida Education
Up to £10,000
19 Nov 2020
24 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Teaching Assistant

PMLD - Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilities

Blackpool - FY3

Term Time - January Ongoing

The Role

All students have aspirations and dreams of what they want their future to hold. We are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to provide an enriched learning journey for these students before they move to the next stage in their lives.

The school supports pupils in Primary and Secondary school who have PMLD. The pupils benefiting from the support of the school have a wide range of learning needs including severe, profound and complex learning difficulties, multi-sensory impairments, epilepsy and autistic spectrum disorder. Successful Teaching Assistants prove to be proactive in supporting both the teacher and children in their everyday lessons and extra curricular activities. As a teaching assistant, you will be compassionate, caring and empathetic in the approach to the care of the young people within the school. your sole focus will be on the child's welfare and development.


- Prior experience working within a SEN setting

- Willing to provide personal care

- Enhanced DBS

- Satisfactory references

Working with Vida Education

- Continual support and training if required

- Competitive rates of pay

- Single point of contact with your dedicated consultant

- APSCo registered

We are an experienced team who specialise in placing secondary teachers, primary teachers, cover supervisors, teaching assistants and school admin and clerical staff into positions all across Cumbria and Lancashire.

As you are working with children, safeguarding and child welfare is paramount and an Enhanced DBS is required for the role, this can be discussed further upon application.

We look forward to hearing from you very soon!