Learning Support Assistant

REESON Education
London (Greater)
£65 - £85 per day
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Learning Support Assistant

  • Hillingdon SEN School
  • Primary ASD Students
  • Oustanding School
  • Supportive, Friendly, Community Atmosphere
  • Amazing Training/Personal and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Permanent Contract Offer Subject to Probation Period

A primary special school in Hillingdon is seeking an experienced SEND learning support assistant who is confident and proactive when supporting students from 5- 11 years of age who have autism and related complex needs in a special primary school setting.

This learning support assistant opportunity will commence immediately and the school can offer you both long term and daily work dependant on your choice/availability

Candidates will have to be free for trial days and have a current in date DBS.

Daily rates range from £65-£85 dependent upon experience.

You will have a proven track record working with young children with autism, a passion for working with young people and ideally some basic PECS and makaton skills. These pupils need support and guidance; therefore it is important that you remain positive at all times. Personal care (feeding, toileting, changing etc. is part of the expectations for a job of this type so please only apply if you are happy to undertake these types of tasks - training will be provided.

My client would be looking for the following attributes in a learning support assistant:
- Be resilient and have the ability to think on your feet
- Have previous experience supporting pupils with ASD/personal care needs
- Be able to assist across the school and have a 'can do' attitude'

You will need to have excellent skills and provide students with a positive environment to learn.

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