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Personal Care Assistant

Elms Bank, Bury, Lancashire, M45 8PJ

This job expired on 5 December 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Job start date

    2 January 2023

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    17 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Actual salary

12,020

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will, on occasion, support pupils’ learning and provide general support to the teacher in the management of pupils and the classroom. As a Personal Care Assistant, you will offer lunchtime support to the pupils, following eating programmes written by the Speech and Language therapists. Personal Care Assistants are also to assist with pupils who need support to change for hydrotherapy.

What the school offers its staff

Elms Bank is a school with a real sense of community! We are delighted to be part of a family of schools within the Oak Learning Partnership. Oak Learning Partnership is passionate about inclusion and improving the life chances of all children within the Trust. As a school in the Trust, we pride ourselves on being a welcoming school with a strong emphasis on pastoral care, alongside a rigorous academic education tailored to the needs of the individual.

Further details about the role

The successful candidate will, on occasion, support pupils’ learning and provide general support to the teacher in the management of pupils and the classroom. As a Personal Care Assistant, you will offer lunchtime support to the pupils, following eating programmes written by the Speech and Language therapists. Personal Care Assistants are also to assist with pupils who need support to change for hydrotherapy.

It is desirable that the successful candidate will have experience of attending to the personal care needs of vulnerable children or adults.

Several of our support staff have gone on to develop their career and are now working as Teaching Assistants in the classroom. This is an ideal opportunity for any interested parties wishing to start a career in special education.

Please ensure that you meet the person specification before applying as applicants must have the relevant qualifications and experience and be willing to undertake training relevant to the post.

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About Elms Bank

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
School size
302 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Phone number
01615530030

School location

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