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Speech and Language LSA

  • Location: Essex
  • Start date: 23 Oct 2017
  • Category: Primary
  • Job reference: PE10836713
  • Branch: Chelmsford Primary
  • Consultant: Michaela Thompson
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Job description
Protocol Education are currently working with a primary school based in Colchester who are looking to recruit a specialist LSA to work with students across Key Stages 1 and 2 with severe speech and language and communication difficulties.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in ASD support, able to build effective relationships with students and encourage their development through persistence and positive reinforcement. You must be patient and caring, providing a safe and comfortable environment for students to engage in learning. You must effectively implement students individual learning plans (IEP), often working with senior staff, Therapists and parents to ensure support strategies are working.

Experience using PECS or Makaton as tools to support Autistic pupils is highly beneficial.

Above all, the chosen candidate must be proactive and passionate about supporting young people with special needs.

This position is a full-time, long term post, based in a large primary school in Colchester. If you feel you have the required skills for this role. Please apply below with your updated CV.

Please note: 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 £44.00.
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