Hays Specialist Recruitment – Further Education
Special Needs, SEN, Teaching Assistant, TA, Learning Support Assistant, TA, Autism, ASD, Reception EYFS, Job
Southwark Primary School: Reception – 1:1 ASD Support February 2021
About the School:
This primary school is looking for an exceptional Learning Support Assistant to join their diverse and inclusive school. This school is located in the heart of Southwark with easy access to various transport links.
About the Role:
You will be responsible for providing 1:1 support to a pupil in Reception with Autism Spectrum Disorder. You will be required to provide learning support for the pupil during the class and specifically during time outs and movement breaks. You will assist in developing their knowledge and work in partnership with parents, SENCO and the class teacher. You will contribute to the school’s curriculum and maximise learning in the classroom, by providing necessary materials and resources. It is also essential that you are involved in the day to day planning and preparation of class activities, whilst ensuring that the pupils are motivated and encouraged to participate in activities that are outside their comfort zone.
The successful candidate should:
Qualified and trained to support pupils with Autism
Excellent knowledge across the EYFS Framework and confident supporting pupils in Reception
Excellent knowledge of PECs, Makaton, Autism Bucket/box and utilising various SEN Techniques
Knowledge of SPELL Framework and SCERTS Model
Knowledge and understanding of PECS, Makaton, and Visual Timetables
Be able to plan and deliver interactive 1:1 session on Phonics, Literacy and Numeracy
Previous experience of working towards IEPs / EHCPs
This is a long-term position: 8:30AM – 4PM
Salary from: £400 per week
Temporary to Permanent role
If you would like to apply for this position, please contact Kav and email your CV together with a brief cover letter outlining your experience working with children
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