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Learning Support Assistant

  • Location:

    South West London

  • Sector:

    SEN Support

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £110 per day

  • Contact:

    Carl Cooper

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

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  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

🌟 Full-Time Learning Support Assistant - ASD Base 📍 Location: Balham, South London 📅 September Start

Are you passionate about supporting children with autism and creating an inclusive learning environment where every child can thrive? Reeson Education is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Teaching Assistant to join a dedicated team in an ASD base at a mainstream primary school in Balham, South London to support a class size of 18 children. This rewarding role offers the opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of children with autism and contribute to their holistic development.

Learning Support Assistant Key Responsibilities:

  • Supporting Children with Autism: Provide individualised support and assistance to children with autism, helping them access the curriculum, develop social skills, and achieve their learning goals.
  • Team Collaboration: Work collaboratively with teachers and other support staff in the ASD base to deliver tailored interventions and activities that meet the specific needs of each child.
  • Creating a Nurturing Environment: Foster a supportive and nurturing environment where children feel safe, valued, and empowered to learn and grow.
  • Implementing Strategies: Assist in the implementation of individualised education plans (IEPs) and behaviour support plans, using effective strategies to promote positive behaviour and engagement.
  • Promoting Inclusion: Promote inclusion and diversity within the school community, celebrating the unique strengths and abilities of each child.

Learning Support Assistant Requirements:

  • Passion for Supporting Children: Demonstrate a genuine passion for working with children with autism and a commitment to their well-being and development.
  • Relevant Experience: Previous experience working with children with autism or in special educational needs (SEN) settings is desirable but not essential.
  • Team Player: Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively as part of a dedicated team.
  • Resilience: Show resilience and adaptability in supporting children with diverse needs, remaining calm and positive in challenging situations.

What We Offer:

  • Rewarding Role: Enjoy a fulfilling and rewarding role where you can make a meaningful difference in the lives of children with autism.
  • Supportive Environment: Join a supportive and inclusive school community committed to providing high-quality education and support for children with autism.
  • Professional Development: Access training and development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge in supporting children with autism.
  • September Start: Begin your journey as a Teaching Assistant in September, starting the academic year on a positive note.

If you're enthusiastic about supporting children with autism and creating an inclusive learning environment, we encourage you to apply for this full-time Teaching Assistant position in Balham starting in September. Please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and passion for working with children with autism

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%