Learning Support Assistant
Do you have experience working with children on the autistic spectrum?
Are you looking for a rewarding role working with a pupil on a 1:1 basis?
Competitive pay rate (70-80 per day)
Full-time position on a long-term basis until at least the end of the academic year
Interviews commencing asap
Tradewind is currently working with a Primary Academy based in the heart of Bedford who are seeking a LSA to work 1:1 with a pupil in Year 2 who is on the autistic spectrum. The successful applicant will need to be fully confident in helping students access the curriculum and be able to use programmes such as Makaton or Pecs. The role is demanding and requires someone who has specifically worked with children of a primary aged on the autistic spectrum (non-verbal).
What we are looking for (Criteria):
Degree qualified or completed relevant SEN qualifications
Experience working with children on the autistic spectrum
Knowledge of EHCP plans, Makaton, and Pecs
Childcare experience (Min 6 months within the last 2 years)
Passionate, patient, and caring personality
Someone is willing to learn and looking to progress within the education sector
Team player, confident and an effective communicatorThis fantastic School, has great facilities, is located near Bedford town centre and train station. They offer great support and progression for all members of staff who join. We will be accepting applications now and interviews will commence asap for suitable candidates.
If you would like to be put forward for this exciting position and you meet the criteria mentioned. Please click apply below along with your CV and we will be in touch to discuss the next steps!
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