PMLD Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Hounslow, North West London

Ref: 5118Thursday 9 May 2024

£20,890 to £22,309 per annum

PMLD Teaching Assistant


£20,890 to £22,309 per annum

Permanent role

Monday to Friday 8:30 – 15:15, 30 hours per week


About the School:

I am working with an exceptional SEN specialist school where a dedicated team is committed to providing amazing educational opportunities for young adults with severe learning difficulties. The caring staff works tirelessly to create personalized education plans for each student. Using a variety of fun teaching techniques, therapy programs, and an exciting curriculum, they help students achieve their goals for adulthood as outlined in their EHCPs. They are ready to support and empower every student on their journey! You will be a part of a team ready to support young people aged 19-25 with moderate, severe or profound and multiple learning difficulties, including autistic student.


Your Role and Responsibilities as a PMLD Teaching Assistant:

  • A relevant degree in childcare, health or social care at level 2 (e.g. Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools)
  • Have experience or a passion for working with children with SEN
  • Preferably already have training or experience in non-verbal communication (e.g., Makaton, PECS) but with a willingness to learn would be essential.
  • Be flexible, proactive, and patient
  • Exhibit nurturing and caring qualities in your approaches
  • Communicate effectively within a team
  • Be open to providing personal care


Why work with Parker Smith Inclusion? 

  • Over 250+ FIVE STAR Google reviews
  • We have access to a wider range of job opportunities including vacancies that haven't been advertised yet :We have partnerships with multiple schools, Local Authorities, and educational organisations and can provide you with access to a wider range of job opportunities.
  • Expertise in the SEND education industry with an ethical and transparent approach: we have specialist knowledge and experience in the SEND education industry, including an understanding of school hiring practices and requirements, which can help you navigate the job search process more effectively.
  • Assistance with CV and application materials:  we can provide guidance on preparing effective resumes and application materials, which can help you to stand out to schools
  • Transfer to a permanent contract after 2 terms
  • One application - Multiple Opportunities: are you too busy to fill out lots of different application forms? register with us and only fill out one form
  • Continued support in your role: we can provide continued support throughout the job search process, even after a job offer has been made



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