Post 16 Autism Special Needs Role

Location: Wandsworth
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Cover Supervisors | SEN Support Jobs | Secondary | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | SEN | Secondary Support | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11305146
Salary: £65 - £71 per day, Benefits: Free CPD, Local Work, Competitive Pay, No Umbrella Companies
Job Published: 29 days ago
Protocol Education are currently recruiting learning support assistants to work in an outstanding college located in Wandsworth to start immediately or in September. As a learning support assistant you working one to one with students with a diagnosis of autism. As a teaching assistant you will be expected to create an environment that will empower each student to become confident, independent life-learners who can express themselves and their choices, whilst safeguarding their happiness and safety. Successful candidates will focus on numeracy, literacy, sensory development within classes that include cooking, gardening. In addition, you will also have the opportunity to assist students within their work placements.

The role:
  • Work with students on a 1:1 basis and within a class
  • Assisting with recreational activities such as gardening, farming and working placements
  • Support the learners in class on a one to one basis with numeracy and literacy
  • Assist with their daily learning needs & activities such as shopping, washing & cooking
  • Working within a supportive environment and team
  • Access to a farm encouraging a therapeutic & sensory approach

If you would like to be considered for this role please send your CV to

Here at Protocol Education, we strive to ensure that each and every candidate has an opportunity to find their ideal job. For a number of years, we are proud to have worked alongside fantastic institutions of learning (Primary, Secondary and SEND) to provide them with high quality teachers and support staff.

We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00