ASD School Looking for LSAs

Location: St Albans
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN
Reference: PE11236708
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: about 1 month ago
At Protocol, our client in Radlett is looking for an experienced special needs teaching assistant to support pupils between 4-19 years old with severe and moderate learning difficulties including ASD.

Our client says the pupil is at the core of everything they do and the whole aim is to encourage pupils to become independent learners and grow to be the best they can be hence a broad and balanced curriculum that is appropriate to a child's needs and abilities.

The ideal candidate would have a caring, enthusiastic, friendly yet firm approach and be able to work in a challenging scenery. Having experience with SEN schools or support work would also be ideal but is not essential.

What we expect from you:
-Working with individuals as well as groups of pupils.
-Keeping a close relationship with parents to ensure they are up to date with their child's progress.
-Planning and preparing engaging and interactive lessons.
-Liaising with teaching support services, educational psychologists, speech and language specialists and social services.
-Dealing with personal care.

What we require from you:
-Strong team player with relevant experience of working in a childcare/support working setting.
-Warm, friendly, proactive approach to work.
-Flexible in a challenging scenery.
-Passionate about working in SEN and confidence in providing students to work at their full potential.
-Be able to provide a valid DBS or on the update system.

Feel like you have what it takes to take on this challenge? Apply online and someone will contact you within the next few days providing you are successful.