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PMLD Teaching Assistant needed for a school in Enfield job vacancy in Enfield

Job type:
£60 to £80 per day
Special Educational Needs
Job reference:
Consultant name:
Aiden Kelly
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PMLD Teaching Assistant needed for a school in Enfield job vacancy in Enfield, Contract position

Are you passionate about working with pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties?

How about pupils with medical and physical difficulties?

If so, this is the perfect role for you - the opportunity to really make a difference to a child's life.

ITN Mark Education are currently working with an outstanding SEND school in Enfield; which caters for pupils with PMLD, as well as various medical and physical disabilities. An appreciable amount of pupils in this school use wheelchairs, and many are non-verbal.

Therefore, a willingness to become familiar with sensory techniques, as well as to undertake some personal care (feeding, changing), when working with individual pupils is absolutely essential. This school has both a primary and secondary provision onsite, and so flexibility to work across the age ranges would be a distinct advantage. The school has outstanding facilities to cater for SEND pupils, and support in place throughout the school is outstanding!

For this role, ideally you will:

- Be available 5 days a week.
- Possess an up-to-date DBS, or be willing to acquire one through ITN Mark Education.
- Have previous experience catering for pupils with a range of SEND requirements, many of whom are non-verbal
and require the use of wheelchairs.
- Demonstrate outstanding communication skills, to engage all pupils in the learning.
- Be able to use positive reinforcement when supporting behaviour difficulties. - Previous experience using Makaton
and PECS would be a distinct.

Benefits of working with ITN Mark

  • Paid to scale after 12 weeks
  • A branch with 15 years of knowledge and experience in education recruitment
  • Client knowledge that is second to none
  • Excellent salaries fitting to your skills and experience
  • Careers support and advice
  • Opportunity to work on our guaranteed pay scheme
  • Wide range of teaching environments and age groups
  • Opportunities to widen your current teaching experiences
  • £100 referral bonus scheme for any other teacher you recommend

About us:

  • Established in 1998, ITN Mark Education has led the way in strategic staffing solutions for the education sector. As one of the UK's largest education specialists, we pride ourselves on providing an unparalleled quality of service to academies, schools and nurseries as well as offering unrivalled flexibility to all of our teachers and support candidates.
  • Enhanced rates of pay will be available for high performing candidates with excellent references.

To find out more or to apply for this vacancy please send your CV by using the Apply function below.

ITN Mark Education is an Equal Opportunities Employer. ITN Mark Education is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The daily rate of pay where stated is inclusive of annual leave entitlement.