121 LSA

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Cardiff County
30 Nov 2020
04 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Full time 121 LSA role

A job has become available for a Teaching Assistant to provide 1:1 support for a child with ASD within the Reception class. This job is working within a large, mainstream, multicultural Primary School in Cardiff. The school draws from a mixed catchment area and has a whole-school behaviour management approach, so you will need to be able to adhere to school behaviour policies, as well as drawing upon your own experience and techniques.

Experience of supporting children within the Foundation Phase is essential. The support that the child needs will be allocated 1:1 time to assist with the delivery of activities based around learning and developmental milestones, as set out by the class teacher. You will need to be able work very closely with the class teacher to identify areas where the child need additional support, providing feedback to the class teacher where appropriate as well as working with the teacher to plan and prepare resources. The right person for the job will be empathetic and understanding and will nurture/support the child in all aspects, including emotional support. You will support the child with an inclusion-based approach, assisting the child in part-taking in wider class/group activities, supporting the development of social interaction and communication skills.

We are looking for someone who is genuinely passionate about supporting children with additional needs, who will be committed to the child and supporting the child's development in all aspects. The right person for this job will be dedicated to having a positive impact on the child and the child's educational experience. You will need to be an approachable and patient Teaching Assistant who has great communication skills when speaking to both pupils and other staff members . You will need to registered with the EWC or prepared to do so.

I am looking to recruit for this role immediately with interviews taking place over the next few weeks.

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