Accessibility Links

ASD and PMLD LSA needed for Barking and Dagenham

  • Location: London
  • Start date: 16 Apr 2018
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11000927
  • Branch: London SEND East
  • Consultant: Aiden Kelly
  • Call: 020 3219 7745
Job description
A fantastic SEND school in Barking and Dagenham requires enthusiastic and proactive LSA's to start work immediately. These roles can be extended until the end of the academic year initially for the right candidate.

This school caters for pupils with; ASD, complex needs and to a smaller extent PMLD; so any previous experience working with pupils with these challenges would be ideal. However, the most important attribute is the willingness to get involved and be proactive in the classroom.

This school has a very modern campus, with excellent facilities to cater for the pupils SEND requirements. The school has both a primary and secondary school on site, so a willingness to work across both sites is essential. Class sizes are very small (no more than 6 pupils per class), and there is excellent support in place throughout the school.


For this role, you will ideally need to:

• Be able to work either part-time or full-time
• Have previous experience working with children, or young adults, with ASD and complex needs
• Confidence dealing with pupils with different abilities and SEND requirements
• A good knowledge of the national curriculum or confident in supporting small groups with particular subject/s (e.g.
Numeracy, literacy booster groups)
• Cable of dealing with challenging behaviour, as well as having strong classroom management, to support pupils in small
groups or on a 1:1 basis
• Good interpersonal and communicational skills
• General knowledge / good understanding of ASD


Other experience and qualifications which is preferable:

• Confidence implementing support techniques, such as PEC's & Makaton
• Team Teach qualified


Successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory references, as well as possessing an up to date DBS or be willing to apply for one through Protocol Education.

If this role is of interest to you, or if you are considering another challenge in a SEND school, please contact Aiden @ Protocol Education on 0203 219 7745 or Aiden.Kelly@protocol-education.com

Similar jobs
  • TEACHER JOBS IN LEWISHAM
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Lewisham
  • TEACHER JOBS IN LEWISHAM START SEPTEMBER 2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR Are you an experienced teacher with QTS? Do you have experience teaching within a school setting and able to work more than 3 days
  • Strong LSA needed for an outstanding PRU in Newham.
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: London
  • Protocol Education currently requires an enthusiastic and proactive learning support assistant (LSA) to work in an outstanding pupil referral unit in Newham. This is an alternative provision
  • Behaviour Support Assistant
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Brent
  • Salary: £65 - £75 (depending on experience) EBD/ SEMH LSA - Brent (Closest stations - Colindale or Burnt Oak) Protocol Education are currently working with a Special Needs school based in Brent who
  • SEND Learning Support / TAs
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Hammersmith
  • Salary: £65 - £80 per day (depending on experience) Protocol Education are currently working with an excellent SEND College in Hammersmith, who are looking for an experienced Learning Support
  • SEND LSA required for schools in Redbridge
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Redbridge
  • This role is for a SEN Teaching Assistant who has an interest in working in a Special School supporting students with complex learning difficulties. If you feel you can help to make a difference in a
Latest news
Bethany's Testimonial: From Australia to Cambridge
Bethany's Testimonial: From Australia to Cambridge
• What made you decide to teach in England?I love to try new things, meet lots of new people, travel and explore. I thought that basing myself
Read blog
20/04/18
Teaching Children with Autism - Classroom Tips
Teaching Children with Autism - Classroom Tips
Having over 20 years of teaching experience and coming from a family of teachers, Emma filled this blog with practical suggestions for teachers who a
Read blog
18/04/18
Hayden: "I Chose Protocol for GWA and Fair Pay!"
Hayden: "I Chose Protocol for GWA and Fair Pay!"
What made you decide to teach in England?Seeking a new and different experience while travelling through Europe as frequently as possible. Why
Read blog
13/04/18
5 Tips for Tackling Cyber Bullying
5 Tips for Tackling Cyber Bullying
Our blogger Ray thinks that teachers should keep up-to-date with the newest technology and how it could be used to intimidate, manipulate and coerce
Read blog
10/04/18
Challenge Yourself Professionally and Personally
Challenge Yourself Professionally and Personally
"I made the decision to teach in England to further my teaching career and to challenge myself within a different education system. To experience a
Read blog
05/04/18
View all news
CPD REC Investors in People UKAS