1-1 Learning Support Assistant

  • Reference: PSLSA0307
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Location: Hornchurch
  • Start Date: September 2024
  • Working Hours: Monday - Friday
  • Holidays: Term Time Only
Job Description:

Hornchurch School requires a 1-1 Learning Support Assistant to support a KS1 pupil with Angelman Syndrome, the pupil is working at a low level with little communication.

We are looking for someone who is fun and energetic with a passion to support Special Needs and make a difference to a young life.

1-1 Learning Support Assistant

Experience and knowledge of working with children that have Special Needs.
An understanding of working with pupils that are Non-Verbal or have limited communication, with strategies to develop.
Experience and knowledge of PECS, Makaton or Signalong would be essential.
An interest, motivation and passion for working with Special Needs children and developing skills to facilitate this.
The ability to reflect on own behaviour to ensure teams are strong and working together to meet the needs of the pupil.
Ability to work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities and your own position within this
A high level of professionalism and the ability to distinguish personal and professional boundaries in school related relationships both in and outside of the school
Be comfortable to manage the students personal care as and when required.

Level 2/3 Teaching Assistant or Care qualification.

If you are interested in this 1-1 Learning Support Assistant role, please call us for a discussion or apply with your CV and a covering letter.

This post is subject to vetting including enhanced DBS and full compliance for working with children.

We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all. We adhere to ‘Safer Recruitment of Children’ guidance and all staff are fully trained. All potential candidates will undergo rigorous compliance checks to ensure their suitability prior to any work offer.

Apex Education Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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