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Autism Learning Support Specialists

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Start date: 23 Apr 2019
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11136675
  • Branch: Sheffield Secondary SEND
  • Consultant: Jess Lovatt
  • Call: 0114 252 1975
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Job description
Autism Specialists

As a Learning/ Autism Mentor you will mainly work with pupils on a one-to-one basis enabling children to access the curriculum. You will support children to develop coping strategies, enhance motivation, raise aspirations and encourage re-engagement with learning.
The successful candidate will have experience dealing with children with a range of underlying issues such as low self-esteem, ASD, mental health issues and family issues and be ready to help our children to remove the barriers to their learning. The role will involve supporting teachers to plan for the needs of the children by setting up and supporting reward systems/ behaviour plans and putting provision in place for those who find unstructured times a challenge.
Are you?
  • someone who has the highest expectations of themselves and others?
  • a dedicated team player with energy, drive and creativity?
  • able to work collaboratively and act with initiative?
  • of the belief that all children can do well and have a desire to help them achieve?
  • committed to the highest possible expectations and pupil outcomes?
  • ambitious and committed to your own professional development?
  • innovative and committed to school improvement?
In return, we can offer...
  • Fabulous children who want to learn
  • A fantastic and friendly team of staff
  • Ongoing CPD & support for future career progression
  • A school which takes pupil & staff wellbeing seriously Supportive central Trust team, governors & a dedicated staff team who are continually willing to learn
·A genuine opportunity to make a difference & be part of our journey to set a new standard in non-selective, knowledge rich education.
If If If this role is for you then please contact Jess on 0114 252 1975 for more details.

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