Limited Time: FREE Team Teach Level 2 worth £1,500 + VAT (Learn more)

PMLD Behaviour Intervention Specialist in Taunton

Somerset, Taunton
Support Assistant
Part Time, Permanent, Temporary
Part Time, Permanent, Temporary
Salary: £92.50-£100 per day
Travel Expenses: £0.40 per mile
Immediate Start: Yes
Job Reference: ASSISTANT0016

Are you a dedicated and experienced professional with a passion for supporting individuals with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD)? We are currently seeking a skilled and compassionate PMLD Behaviour Intervention Specialist to join our team in Taunton, Somerset.


  • Provide individualised behavioural support and intervention strategies for students with PMLD
  • Assess and monitor student behaviour, implementing appropriate interventions to promote positive outcomes
  • Collaborate with teachers, therapists, and other professionals to develop and implement tailored behaviour support plans
  • Support students in developing social and communication skills, self-regulation, and independence
  • Create a safe and inclusive learning environment that fosters the overall well-being and development of students with PMLD
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation of student progress and behaviour plans.


  • Relevant experience working with individuals with PMLD, preferably within an educational or care setting
  • In-depth understanding of PMLD, including associated behavioural challenges and effective intervention strategies
  • Strong knowledge of sensory processing and communication techniques for individuals with PMLD
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to effectively collaborate with students, colleagues, and parents/guardians
  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to adapt approaches to meet the individual needs of students
  • A commitment to promoting a positive and inclusive learning environment.

If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of individuals with PMLD and possess the necessary skills and experience, we would love to hear from you. Join our team and contribute to providing exceptional support and guidance to empower students with PMLD to reach their full potential.

To apply, please submit your application. We look forward to reviewing your application.

Note: All successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For more information on what a Support Assistant role with Lexia involves, visit our help page for Support Assistant Jobs

Related jobs