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Teaching Assistant jobs - PMLD

  • Location:

    Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan

  • Sector:

    Special Educational Needs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £60.00 - £70.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Ross Harries

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Ross Harries

Teaching Assistant jobs - PMLD - Profound and multiple learning difficulties

Penarth - The Vale of Glamorgan

£60 - £70 per day

September 2019 start dates

Following an amazing year supporting SEND schools across South Wales, Vetro Education are looking for a number of specialist Teaching Assistants in the Vale of Glamorgan and surrounding area.

Due to the nature of the schools Vetro Education support we are searching for a number of SEND Teaching Assistants who are experienced in PMLD settings - profound and multiple learning difficulties.

Pupils at this particular provision have specific, complex needs and as a result only Teaching Assistants with experience in PMLD will be considered. Experience with British sign language, peg feeding, manual handling, visual impairment and personal care are essential.

Duties include (but not limited to):

Support the class teacher in the delivery of the lessons

Support pupils with their learning on a 1-2-1 and small group basis

Assist with the emotional well-being of pupils

Personal care could be required

Peg feeding could be needed

Assist pupils at break time with their lunch

Engage pupils in classroom and out-of-school activities


Minimum of 3 months experience of working with children in an SEND environment - Specifically PMLD settings

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:

Great rates of pay

No payroll fees

Dedicated, education led consultants who listen to the needs of each individual

To benefit from 100 years experience within the Education and Care sectors

Regular, specific and local work

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Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

At Vetro Recruitment we have over 100 years experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We pride ourselves on the service we offer our candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role. Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to help.


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