PMLD Teaching Assistant - Full time & Long term - Wilmslow
Do you have experience supporting young people with special needs as a care worker or teaching assistant?
Have you got experience or training in Personal Care, Moving & Handling and medical needs?
Axcis Education are recruiting for a Special Needs Teaching Assistant to support a pupil on a 1:1. This role will be full time and long term starting asap.
You would need to provide medical needs support during the school day. You would also need:
- A First aid qualification - the pupil has a medical condition that may require emergency medicine administration (Adrenal insufficiency) and is at risk of choking.
- To undertake personal care as he requires adult help to ensure he can undress, use the toilet, wash his hands and redress. This is due to a lack of dexterity, poor fine motor skills and a lack of concentration. He is continent.
- To support him to eat and drink safely due to him having a swallowing impairment.
A Moving and Handling People qualification - as he has a mobility impairment and may require use of a manual wheelchair during the school day.
On top of this you may be required to undetaken standard LSA duties.
This is a temporary position.
If you are interested, then please contact Graham Warner at Axcis Education on 0161 507 9397.
This is a temporary position unless otherwise stated.
Please note: The details of this job are correct as of the start of the school closures. We anticipate that there will still be a need to fill this vacancy either on the expected timescale (as many of the schools we work with will remain open to support SEND/Keyworker children) or when schools re-open. We are therefore continuing to accept applications but please bear with us as there may be a delay on the listed start date due to the fact that the situation is continually evolving.
Axcis is an equal opportunities employer. The company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All staff will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, which include an enhanced DBS, full work history, references and a face-to-face interview.
Axcis Education is an employment agency offering temporary supply work for daily, short-term and long-term assignments in addition to permanent positions.