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SEND Teaching Assistant, PMLD, Exeter - Exeter - Role: SEND TA Jobs
Job Title: SEND Teaching Assistant, PMLD, Exeter
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SEND Teaching Assistant, PMLD, Exeter
Are you an experienced SEND Teaching Assistant with experience of working with primary pupils in the PMLD / ASD / Complex Needs sector? Axcis want to hear from you!
Axcis have a vacancy for a SEND Teaching Assistant / Enabler at a large, well respected specialist school in Exeter working with children with PMLD aged 5 to 9. The pupils have very complex needs including ASD, Downs and Cerebral Palsey and many are non-verbal and require peg feeding and intimate care. The classrooms have no more than 8 pupils who benefit from excellent sensory activities and very compassionate care.
This fantastic specialist school uses a range of innovative teaching methods to help their students make the most of their learning and sensory experience. It's large and well resourced school with a fantastic atmosphere upon entering the grounds. Situated in close to central Exeter and with excellent links to public transport the school is easily accessible.
The role is five days a week, full time and will go on till the end of Easter 2020. The position is general in-class support - you may be expected to work one to one, in small groups or providing general in-class support as required. Experience of working with children and young people with PMLD is essential and you will be expected to do personal care as well as manual handling. Many of the children are non verbal and the ability to use Makaton would be highly advantageous.
If you are a caring, friendly and patient individual then this could be just the kind of role you're looking for. The ideal candidate will be an experienced SEND Teaching Assistant who has worked with secondary school age puplils with PMLD in a special needs environment. At Axcis, we value our teachers and support staff and the hard work they put in on a daily basis. This is why we always offer competitive rates of pay to ensure that their skills and experience are recognised.
This is a temporary position.
If you are interested, then please contact Tamsin Nee at Axcis Education on 01392 949022.
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.