PMLD Teaching Assistant

PMLD Teaching Assistant
  • £65 - £70 per Day
  • Long-Term
  • Leeds, West Yorkshire, England Leeds West Yorkshire LS1 1BA
Job Ref: 274040
Sectors: Further Education Secondary Key Stage 2 (KS2) Nursery/Early Years Key Stage 1 (KS1)
Date Added: 16 September 2020

Do you have experience working with those who have profound and multiple learning difficulties?

Are you looking for a new, extremely rewarding full time role in education?

We are working closely with a Specialist school located in Leeds who require an additional learning support assistant to start as soon as possible. They are looking for an adaptable and dynamic teaching assistant who can support students with varying Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Initially, these roles will be on a temp basis, but the school are open to permanent appointments for strong candidates who really make a difference.

The school specialises in supporting students with complex needs and therefore requires staff with compassion, resilience and a genuine interest in supporting the well-being of others.

We are seeking people who have worked in similar settings, supporting children and young people with PMLD. The position is to work on a 1:1 basis or in a general teaching assistant capacity whilst in classes. Due to the through school nature of these clients, candidates should be prepared to work with students of either the primary or secondary age, the school caters for students between 3 and 19 years.

Experience working in a Special School or within a supported living setting would be ideal, moving and handling training would also be beneficial.

All applicants will require an enhanced DBS.


- You will be supporting students with Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties.

- This is a full-time role and your working hours would be between half past 8 and half past 3 (with the exceptions of weekly staff meetings)

- The school is situated in an easily accessible area of Leeds, with ample parking and excellent public transport links.

- Pay is weekly and will be between £325 and £350 per week.

If you feel that this role is suited to you, please APPLY NOW and we will be in touch.

Important Notice: In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and professionalism is at the heart of what we do. Applicants are required to attend a face to face interview, reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Celsian Education is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. All of our employees are trained in Safer Recruitment as standard. It is Celsian Educations policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Celsian Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.

Celsian Education are proud to operate the Children & Young People Guarantee, if the quality of work undertaken by someone we place has resulted in a negative impact on children's learning within the school then the client will not be charged.

15/11/2020 11:04:23
GBP 65 65
Contact Consultant:
Ella Marshall

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