Key stage one Learning Supporting Assistant

Five Education
Up to £10,000
12 Jan 2021
14 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Part Time
Five Education are working with a mainstream school based in South Bristol who is looking for a 1:1 LSA to work with a KS1 child with SEN (special educational needs). The ideal candidate will have experience supporting children with SEN.

Responsibilities and duties:
  • Assist and support a child with SEN (Dyspraxia, ADHD, Dyslexia)
  • Working alongside the class teacher to allow the child fair access to the curriculum
  • Assisting the child with developing socially. Making friends etc
  • Attend inset training as necessary
  • Prepare resources for differentiation under instruction from the teacher
  • Helping to regulate the child's emotions, at times managing challenging behaviour

Essential Criteria:
  • At least 6 months of experience working with children with SEN
  • Experience using behaviour management strategies with children/ students
  • Knowledge/ experience working with Dyspraxia would be an advantage
  • Have a right to work in the UK (A Valid Visa)
  • Two recent child based references and relevant DBS/ Police checks
  • Access to bicycle, car or near main bus routes
  • Able to work 8.30-3.30, 5 days per week term time only

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.