Autism Support in Greenwich Special Needs Primary School

Location: Greenwich
Job Type: Part Time
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11259145
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: 24 days ago
Protocol Education are currently working with an excellent SEND school in Greenwich, who are looking for an experienced Learning Support Assistant with SEND experience to join their school as soon as possible.

You will be working with children aged between 4 and 9 years old; each with statements of Special Education Needs. Most of the children you will be working with have very limited communication skills, and some are completely non-verbal. You will be assisting more than one class, as well as working 1:1 with your selected student. This school looks after children Autism and Complex Needs; although, a majority of the time you will spend within one class.

To be eligible to apply for this position, it is essential that you have experience supporting pupils with Autism. The school has an in-built swimming complex and the successful TA will have to be comfortable in a swimming environment and on occasion may have to enter the pool. In addition to this, PECS (Picture Exchange Communication System) and/or Makaton will be useful in this post; however training will be provided.

For this role you must be able to start immediately after passing our clearance process.

You must have a good command of numeracy and literacy, as this is especially important when supporting pupils with limited communication skills.

If you have experience working with children or young adults with special education needs, and are interested in making a positive contribution to the lives of young people, please send your CV to or call to discuss roles in Greenwich with Amy on 0208 971 1284