Attachment Disorder Primary LSA

Recruiter
Five Education
Location
Bristol
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
13 Oct 2020
Closes
18 Oct 2020
Ref
1752393577
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Five education are working with a primary school in Withywood, south Bristol to find a caring and vigilant LSA to work 1:1 with a child who has attachment disorder needs. The candidate will need to have an experience and understanding of the needs and behaviours that children with attachment disorder exhibit. The LSA must be able to adapt to the needs of the child, understand that the child could be delayed in their emotional development and regulation so being able to deliver the appropriate care at all times is crucial.

Responsibilities:
  • Being in direct contact with staff to help inform parents of the school day
  • Assisting the child in managing their emotions
  • Using AD approaches such as Natural Consequences
  • Keeping the child in a calm state to be able to participate in school work/activities
  • Working with the child at the level most suitable for their emotional development

Requirements:
  • 2 years of experience working with primary aged children
  • 6 months of experience working with children exhibiting AD
  • Knowledge of methods and strategies for children with AD
  • De-escalation techniques
  • AD friendly approaches

Five Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of the staff we employ to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check, barred list check, reference checks, face to face interview and professional checks such as a TRA check.