1:1 SEND LSA, Primary School Thurrock

Location: West Thurrock
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: ssss8
Salary: £83.85 - 86.00 per day
Job Published: 15 days ago

Protocol Education are seeking a  1:1 SEND Learning Support Assistant (LSA) to join a Primary School in Stanford Le Hope for September. Experience with Autism and Non verbal children beneficial. 


East of England, Essex, Stanford Le Hope SS17

Job Type:

Temporary, Full-Time hours 8.30am - 3.15pm

Job Duties:

  • Provide 1:1 support to a primary school student with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who is non-verbal and can display challenging behaviour
  • Assist with the implementation of individualised education plans (IEPs)
  • Support the student in accessing the curriculum and classroom activities
  • Help the student develop social and communication skills
  • Monitor and record the student's progress and behaviour
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to ensure the student's needs are met
  • Assist with some personal care

Required Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Experience in a primary school setting
  • Understanding of non-verbal communication strategies
  • Ability to provide individualised support and adapt to the student's needs

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Knowledge of strategies to support students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Patience, empathy, and understanding
  • Collaborative work with teachers, parents, and other professionals

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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