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Teaching Assistant - Manual Handling

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    Vetro Education, Special Educational Needs

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  • Salary:

    £63.52 - £70 per day

  • Contact:

    Rebecca Murphy

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Do you have a background in caring for Children?
An outstanding Special Educational Needs School based in Newport are seeking a Learning Support Assistant to join their team. The School works with Pupils aged 3-19 years old, across 2 sites, who have identified as having a Special Needs statement. An inclusive culture has been developed within the School to ensure that all pupils are respected as individuals and that their needs are met to excel their learning.
This position involves working with pupils who have physical disabilities and maintain their independence with the use of wheelchairs & walking aides. There may also be an element of personal care involved in this role. If you do not have a current Manual Handling qualification, please ask about out training. 

We would love to hear from you if you have experience with;

● Autistic Spectrum Disorder - ASD
● Speech, Language and and Communication Disorder - SLCD
● Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities - PMLD
● Physical Disabilities - PD

The School are seeking a Learning Support Assistant who is happy to work in both one to one and group situations. This position is 5 days per week, School hours.
Minimum requirements:
Minimum of 3 months experience of working with children in an SEND environment - Specifically ASD
Fully enhanced DBS (on the Update service) - ability to obtain a new one
References covering the last two years (no gaps)
EWC registration (School support worker)
Right to work in the UK

While working with Vetro Education you can expect the following:

Fantastic rates of pay - One of the highest paying agencies in South Wales
One of South Wales' leading SEND providers
No payroll fees
Dedicated, education led, consultants who listen to the needs of each individual
Regular, specific and local work

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