1:1 ASD Support

Location: Leicester
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN
Reference: PE11173845
Salary: Salaryd dependant upon experience
Job Published: 2019-08-07T07:40:12.105Z
A mainstream Primary School in Leicestershire are looking for an experienced Learning Support Assistant to work 1:1 to support a child in KS1/2.

The child requires support with their Literacy and Numeracy skills and has challenging behaviour, so the successful applicant will need to be confident with their behaviour management skills and Literacy and Numeracy skills.

Do you want a really rewarding yet challenging role that honestly promises the upmost satisfaction?

This is 5 days per week starting in September until Christmas with the possibility of becoming permanent for the right candidate. Hours yet to be finalised.

Roles and responsibilities include:

·Providing 1:1 support to a child in Key Stage 1/2 with SEMH.
·Assisting the child with their work - in particular their Literacy and Numeracy skills.
·Recording all progress and any incidents throughout the day and relaying this information to the SENCO.
·Following the child's IEP ensuring they work towards their targets.
·Using effective behaviour management when the child becomes defiant in line with the school's behaviour management policy.
·Liaising with the SENCO and other support staff regularly - discuss strategies to support the child during lessons.
·Preparing resources to assist the child in lessons.
·Taking the child to a designated area away from the classroom when they become anxious, stressed or upset.
·Carrying out general administrative duties as required e.g. photocopying.

Essential skills and attributes:

·Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
·Professional working manner.
·Experience of working with children with challenging behaviour.
·Good understanding of the Primary School curriculum.
·Excellent behaviour management skills.
·Good working knowledge of SEMH.

If you have the relevant experience, and really want to make a difference please apply for the role or call 0116 216 2122.
Please note only successful candidates will be contacted & we undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00

Please send your CV to myself Dom on dominic.w.a4ljq188cwy@protocol-education.aptrack.co.uk and register with us online at www.protocol-education.com to be put forward immediately.