Educational Health Care Assistant

Job Type:
Job Sector:
North West
£70 to £90 per day
Salary Description:
%ufffd70 - 90 per day
Teaching Personnel
Job Ref:
12/07 EHCA

Educational Health Care Assistant

- Full-time position (32.5 hours a week)
- Start date: September 2022
-Supporting children with MLD, PMLD and ASC

Teaching Personnel has been approached by a forward thinking Specialist Provision in Chorley who are committed to providing outstanding opportunities for all our students to enable them to become the best that they can be. They do this by providing excellent teaching and support and an inspiring curriculum enriched by latest technology. This enables students to overcome a diverse array of learning difficulties and additional challenges, to grow in confidence and to become successful, caring young people prepared to move into adulthood.

The school are looking to appoint a suitably enthusiastic and experienced support Education Health Care Assistant to support education, health, medical, physical and general care needs following agreed Education and Health care plans. This will include attending to pupils' personal needs including toileting, hygiene, dressing and feeding and also physically assisting pupils in activities. (This may involve hoisting/lifting where mobility is an issue)

All staff will demonstrate those philosophies which characterise effective schools - a commitment to education, to the needs and rights of all pupils and to the development of the school's community, with strong, mutually supportive relationships with parents, partner schools and the broader community.

Working hours:
Monday and Thursday - 8.20am - 3.20pm
Tuesday and Friday - 8.20am -3pm
Wednesdays - 8.20am - 4pm

Next steps:

If you are interested in this role, please get in touch with Kerry!

Once we have your details on the system, we will be able to put your CV forward for the position. The school will shortlist CVs and ask to meet shortlisted candidates for an informal interview/ trial in school.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 01772 301154
Contact: Kerry Chippendale

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