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Care Assistant

Job Title: Care Assistant
Location: London, United Kingdom
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Job Published: January 13, 2016 15:03

Job Description

Axcis Education are looking to recruit a number of Teaching Assistants for a January start at a school in South West London.

This role would be well suited to someone with a care background. The duties include working with young people with PMLD (profound and multiple learning difficulties). You will work with small groups of children or on a one to one basis assisting them with their learning. Young people with PMLD will have more than one disability and have a profound learning disability. They require high levels of support and therefore need someone who is patient and understanding of their needs. Young people with PMLD have specific communication needs and many have complex health needs, which may present challenging behaviour. There will be times when you will need to assist with personal care, including feeding and toileting.

This is a very rewarding role and you will be working with a very supportive team in a modern building designed to maximise the child’s learning experience. The school has a soft play area, a multi sensory room, hydrotherapy/multi sensory swimming pool amongst other exciting resources and facilities.

Ideally, the school are looking to recruit full-time Teaching Assistants however would consider a job share. If you are available for full or part-time work and are wanting to make a difference to a child’s education then please contact Axcis today. Call 0800 107 9900 to find out more.

Required experience:

  • previous experience essential: 1 year