PMLD Teaching Assistant

60.00 - 75.00 GBP Daily
13 Apr 2021
11 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Teaching Assistant with PMLD Experience required - GBP60 - GBP70 per day in Barnsley

Are you a Teaching Assistant with a passion to support pupils who have Special Needs?

Do you want to engage and develop young people to achieve their potential?

If yes, then read on???

PK education are working in partnership with a school in Barnsley who cater for pupils who have mild to profound learning disabilities, they are looking to expand their base of Teaching Assistants immediately for the rest of the academic year to cover absences.

This Teaching Assistant with PMLD Experience position is a fantastic opportunity for those who want to develop their career within the SEND sector and work with pupils who need extra support in everyday life.


Teaching Assistant with PMLD Experienceresponsibilities and duties

Working for this Outstanding Rated School you will be an active member of the team supporting pupils in a whole classroom capacity or on a more personal basis, one to one or in small groups. The ethos of the School is to create a fun, creative learning environment so the pupils will thrive and develop themselves to the best of their ability.

The School will best suit someone who is outgoing, dynamic and a real team player, as this position is hands on the right person will be enthusiastic and have an outgoing personality. Pupils who attend the School will have varying special needs for example autism, Cerebral Palsy, global development delay and physical disabilities so a person with Special Needs skills would be preferable.

Team Teach and Moving and Handling would be favourable to these positions.

Teaching Assistants and support workers of all abilities will be considered for the position.


To be considered for the Teaching Assistant with PMLD Experience role you should have:

Relevant experience within the Special Needs sector or with young people who have SEND
The ability to quickly build positive relationships with both staff and students.
Teaching Assistant experience or similar.
Moving and handling training would be desirable

Teaching Assistant with PMLD Experience Salary and Benefits:

Competitive rates of pay from between GBP60 to GBP75 per day (AWR Compliant).
24/7 support and feedback from a dedicated SEND consultant who will work on your behalf.
Exposure and networking opportunities to associated schools.
Claim up to GBP150 worth of vouchers with each referral of a teacher or NQT and GBP75 for a Teaching Assistant.
Additional requirements:

At least 2 References to cover 12 months requested prior to registration.
A Fully comprehensive CV dating back 10 years or back to secondary education with all gaps in employment or study detailed.
Current DBS registered with the DBS Update Service - if you do not have a DBS registered online PK Education will provide full assistance in getting you one