SEN Teaching Assistant – South Croydon.

Job Description

Location: South Croydon

Hours: 8:30am – 4pm

Pay: £90 a day

We have recently partnered up with a beautiful school, in the Croydon area, supporting children diagnosed with PMLD (Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities).

You will be supporting students throughout their school day, both in lessons as well as outside the classroom, using a holistic and collaborative approach. Each student has access to an individualised programme supporting in their educational, mental, physical and medical wellbeing.

Your main focus is to ensure that the children are happy, healthy and safe throughout their day.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Supporting therapists and nurses within the sessions and incorporating this in to the children’s individualised timetable.
  • Helping the students with eating and drinking – learning how different children can be helped to eat and drink safely.
  • Personal care – ensuring that the children’s hygiene needs are taken care of safely and with dignity.
  • Powered Mobility – Using powered wheelchairs and other equipment safely.
  • Safeguarding – understanding and following safeguarding guidelines to ensure the children are safe.
  • Administering any medication required at the correct times.
  • Keeping any admin up to date.

Benefits of working for Masterclass Education:

  • Supportive consultant team with years of experience working in education.
  • Professional support and advise throughout your career.
  • Personable consultants committed to match you up with the right school and role.
  • Part time and flexible working hours available
  • Free training available prior to your start day

The ideal candidate should have the following:

  • Experience of supporting individuals with PMLD (Personal or Professional)
  • Confident and willing to support with personal care
  • Good interpersonal and administration skills
  • Relevant work experience (care/education etc) is desirable

How to apply

To kick start your career in education, apply now!

If you have any further questions regarding this role, then please do not hesitate to contact us on 01403 885 779.

Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that includes an Enhanced DBS check.

Job Details

Date Posted

March 7, 2024


South Croydon



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