ASC and ADHD Teaching Assistant

Expiring today

Recruiter
Five Education
Location
Chippenham
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
17 Oct 2020
Closes
20 Oct 2020
Ref
1760827770
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Five Education are looking for an LSA to work 1:1 with multiple Key Stage 3 students, 5 days a week.

This is a lovely school located in Chippenham. Your time will be split between supporting a student with ASC who needs 1:1 support and a student with ADHD who needs both in class and intervention support. Any other time in your timetable will be spent providing general intervention and class-based support.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Assisting the teachers with differentiation
  • Supporting with interventions
  • Working with planned strategies and techniques according to the EHCP
  • Keeping students focussed on their work
  • Supporting with emotional regulation
  • Supporting with social skills
  • Communicating with other staff and ensuring a consistent response

Essential Criteria:
  • At least 12 months of experience working with young people/children
  • At least 6 months of experience supporting children with ASC and/or ADHD
  • Ideally, you will have knowledge of the KS3 curriculum
  • Knowledge of autism-friendly approaches
  • A proactive approach to assisting young people in their work
  • Able to work 5 days a week 8:30-3:30 term time
  • Have a right to work in the UK (A Valid Visa)
  • Two recent child based references

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 checks including a barred list check, reference checks and will need to have a DBS; there will also be a face to face interview.