Care Support/Teaching Assistant required for 1:1 PMLD support at a special needs school in Hayes.
Axcis are currently working with a special needs secondary school in Hayes that requires an experienced Care Support/Teaching Assistant to provide 1:1 care for a 15 year old male pupil with PMLD.
The student will need assistance with personal care and struggles with mobility around the classroom. Therefore the support/teaching assistant must be confident in manual handling. This role is ongoing from September 2020 with the potential to become long-term.
The SEND school is easily accessible by public transport and car. The school provides a number of benefits including free parking for all staff as well as a number of internal facilities such as a hydro-therapy pool and sensory/therapy rooms.
The ideal candidate for the Care Support/Teaching Assistant role will:
- Have experience working in either a school, care or childcare setting
- Have proven experience or confidence with manual handling
- Have an experienced and proactive approach to giving 1:1 support for older children with limited mobility
- Hold an enhanced DBS that must be on the updated service (if you do not have one Axcis can assist you in attaining one)
Axcis is an equal opportunities employer and as such we do not discriminate based on age, gender, disability, race or any other equal opportunities criteria.
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.
As such, you will be required to provide an up to date CRB/DBS, or be prepared to allow Axcis to process one on your behalf, in addition to other mandatory compliance checks in line with the DfE guidelines (for details please see our website).
Axcis Education is an employment agency offering temporary supply work for daily, short-term and long-term assignments in addition to permanent positions.
You must be suitably qualified for the position advertised and be prepared to attend a face to face interview with Axcis to demonstrate your suitability for this role.
Salary / Pay Rate will be dependent on your skills and experience.