Autism Support Assistant

Bedford, Bedfordshire

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Date Posted:30 Nov 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£70 - £80 per day
  1. Long-term

Autism Support Assistant

Bedford, Bedfordshire
Learning Support Assistant (LSA)

Do you have a passion for supporting children with additional needs? Are you looking for a full-time/long-term role starting in January?

Tradewind has a fantastic opportunity to work within a fantastic lower school based in Bedford. You will be responsible for supporting pupils on a 1:1 basis with additional needs. You do not necessarily need School based experience; however, you must have supported children with SEN and at a primary age.

***Learning Support Assistant position (Full-time/Long-term)
***Supporting pupils with additional needs (Autism) on a 1:1 basis
***£70 to £80 per day - Post will be for the whole 2020/21 academic year - Starting ASAP
***Interview now and secure a position from January

The School is friendly, has a nurturing ethos and is situated in Flitwick (Bedfordshire). They are looking for a passionate and conscientious LSA who can join their outstanding team. You will be supporting children within a Reception class and work closely with the SENCO/Class Teacher.

*Experience of working with Pupils with SEND (ideally pupils with ASD)
*Degree Qualified or an NVQ L2 Teaching Assistant qualification
*An approachable and resilient attitude
*A passion for supporting children with additional needs
*A willingness to try different approaches to enhance learning
*Strong Numeracy and Literacy skills

*Highly Desirable* If you have completed one or more of the following courses: Makaton, Pecs, team teach and any British Sign Language qualifications. You will be short-listed and contacted immediately!!!
Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this Bedford based Learning Support Assistant opportunity. Or for more information about the role, contact Ryan Clark on 01727 236 255.

No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Tradewind Recruitment is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community.

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