Challenging Behaviour Support

Location: Hounslow
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11290462
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: 18 days ago
My client is looking for a professional and patient learning support assistant to work in a vibrant and special school in Feltham. The main aim is to ensure students feel safe, happy, making good progress and that they feel as if their voices are being heard.

My client is a special needs school specialising in supporting 4-18-year olds with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD). They are looking for someone who they feel can keep a positive attitude and sure pupils and adults are happy to come to school everyday and are proud of what they achieve.

Although no experience is needed, previously working in education, care home or schools would be beneficial.

For this role, you will ideally need:

• Be able to work either part 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)
• Able of dealing with challenging behaviour, promoting focus with strong classroom management and
on-going 1:1 support where necessary
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• General knowledge / good understanding of ASD

Other experience and qualifications which are 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.

Protocol Education offers all Learning Support Assistants:

• Excellent rates of pay
• Professional support from our team of experienced consultants
• A wide variety of different positions, both day to day and long term
• Continued support through all placements via a dedicated consultant
• Free CPD courses