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New Vacancy - Personal Care Assistant

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Personal Care Assistant who is passionate about supporting pupils’ with their personal care needs.

We are all focused on doing what is right for our children and pride ourselves on being highly inclusive. We nurture our children and staff to ensure everyone can grow and succeed.  

The successful candidate will work with a number of children with a range of special educational needs e.g. communication difficulties, Autism, ADHD and behaviour difficulties, to support with implementing personal care and toileting programmes throughout the school day. As well as supporting children with their personal care the role includes providing first aid for both mainstream and the specialist provision at playtime and lunchtime.

The working hours for this role will be 10:30am – 2:30pm, Monday-Friday, term-time only.


About the Mowbray Education Trust

The Mowbray Education Trust (MET) is a multi-academy trust currently educating around 2,500 children from the age of 2 to 16 in the town of Melton Mowbray and surrounding villages in the Borough of Melton.  The MET currently has one secondary school, five primary schools and one pre-school; with potential numerical and geographical growth in the future.

Melton Mowbray is a rural market town in Leicestershire which is easily commutable from Grantham, Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham and Oakham.


Further information

To find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Helena Blumfield, Head of School, for an informal discussion on 01664 565124. 

The remuneration package includes a competitive salary, contributory public sector pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement:-

  • Salary £8,005.97 - £8,084.49 (£17,845 - £18,020 FTE)
  • Local Government Pension scheme membership
  • 5.31 weeks paid holiday entitlement rising to 6.28 weeks after 5 years’ continuous service

Application deadline – 17th June 12.00pm

Interviews – 23rd June 2021

Start Date – August 23rd, 2021

Fixed term contract for 1 year initially

All roles are subject to full pre-employment safeguarding checks; including an Enhanced DBS with Barred List check.