1:1 Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

Job Type:
Job Sector:
South West
£60 to £75 per day
Salary Description:
�60 - 75 per day
Teaching Personnel
Job Ref:

Teaching Personnel are seeking to appoint a 1:1 LSA to help promote the learning and personal development of a child with Autism. The school are looking for individuals with experience of working with children/young adults with autism - whether your experience has been within a school or another setting. The fantastic school located on a beautiful estate provides pupils with a safe, secure and nurturing environment to develop life and independence skills. Your focus as a 1:1 LSA will be to support an individual child with Autism and assist with the schools drive to provide excellent academic education whilst providing support and guidance in order to build confidence.

Job Description

You will be working 1:1 with a specific child who needs extra support during lessons, activities and engagement. You will use your initiative to create engaging sessions whilst assisting with their overall development. The school hosts a variety of alternative therapies that you will encourage and support including speech and language and music therapy. Your role will entail providing a secure and exciting learning environment that allows pupils to receive educational, social and emotional development. Alongside this you will support students to overcome barriers to learning by supporting the class teacher in delivering academic material.

Personal Specification

* Experience with Autism is ideal however not essential
* Able to demonstrate effective communication with children with disabilities
* Must show patience, enthusiasm and be committed
* Passionate or an interest in SEN, ASD and Autism
* Own means of transport is essential unless living in the Thornbury area (due to the schools locality)

Benefits for working with us

* We do not use an umbrella company
* Fully supported by your own personal recruitment consultant
* Access to our CPD academy
* Refer a friend scheme (Financial benefits for referring a friend to us)
* Pension scheme

If you are interested in this role and would like to find out a bit more, please contact me on the details below and quote "1:1 Teaching Assistant (SEN)".

Look forward to hearing from you!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs 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.

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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 0117 920 0042
Contact: Charlotte Davis

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