Personal Care Assistant/Learning Support Assistant
START DATE: ASAP
JOB TITLE / ROLE: Personal Care Assistant/Learning Support Assistant
LOCATION: South West London
A large special educational needs college based in South West London, which caters for students aged between 16 to 25 years old with Autism, SLD and Complex Needs are looking for enthusiastic and resilient personal care assistants to join them ASAP. The successful personal care assistant will be required to provide general classroom support and may also be asked to work on a one to one basis or in small groups.
You will need:
To be committed to providing support to learners with a range of needs, be flexible in your approach and be able to work as part of a team
Excellent communication skills, along with patience and enthusiasm
Previous experience with SEND is a requirement
Understanding and experience using Makaton, PECs and sensory approaches are advantageous but not essential
Willingness to provide personal care support to students who are more vulnerable (such as wheelchair assistance, feeding etc.)
The college are also open to receiving applications from people who have previously worked as a support/care worker. This is a full time, long term role to start ASAP and will continue until the end of the next academic year (July 2023).
PAY: £80 - £100 a day
About the role:
Personal Care Assistant - working with ASD, complex needs, SEMH
Full and part time availability
Ideal Candidate: Previous SEND experience is essential, Makaton and PECS experience - highly desirable but not essential, previous experience as a support worker/care worker
About the college:
All through SEND support for students aged 14
Warm friendly and supportive staff
Ongoing training provided
Well-resourced college with state-of-the-art facilities
If you are interested, then please click on the apply button. You can also contact Robbie Bassett on 0207 419 8973
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