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EYFS Special Needs Autism LSA Needed- Romford

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Job description

A lovely special needs school in Romford is looking to recruit a full time member of support staff for one of their EYFS classes. The class comprises 6 students who have been diagnosed with moderate autism, including mild social and communication difficulties.

You will be required to:

  • Work full time (Monday – Friday, 08:30am – 15:30pm)
  • Commit to at least the rest of the full academic year January 2020 – July 2020
  • Provide support for all children in the class
  • Assist with academic, social, communication and sensory development
  • Work in a team with the class teacher and another teaching assistant

The school are looking for someone who is committed to a long term role, and who is interested in transferring from the agency contract to a permanent school contract before the end of the academic year.

You must already have experience of working with autism, either in a school setting or an alternative. Experience of using PECs, Makaton or BSL is highly desirable, although most students are verbal.

The school is based in a beautiful building, has plenty of outdoor learning spaces, is easily accessible by bus, train, and has a large and free staff car park.

If you are passionate about working with children who have autism and think you have the right experience for this role, please send your CV across today.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.This will be a temporary position and may go permanent at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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