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Learning Support Assistant

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Do you have a passion for supporting pupils with Autism?

Would you be interested in a full time opportunity where you are able to support pupils within a school based in Poole?

Do you have at least 1 full years experience of supporting pupils with Autism?

The job role involves applying effective interventions called Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) and Speech and language therapy to children and young people with Autism, Developmental language delay, and learning disabilities.

ABA is based on the theory of conditioning to teach children a variety of skills including cognitive skills, language skills, self-help skills, academics etc. ABA programme breaks goals into small steps which the child completes with the help of a team of ABA tutors and a Consultant Behaviour Analyst.

The role involves 1:1 support with a pupil in KS2. You will help a child/young person gain skills and you will gain experience with recording data, enhancing your communication skills, and gain a lot of experience working with children with a range of needs.

Candidates must have a friendly fun personality, drivers are preferred but not essential but you must be willing to travel. We are looking for people who are able to use their initiative and enjoying working with children. The job requires a high amount of energy and enthusiasm to ensure the children stay motivated.

If you would like more information on this opportunity then please get in contact today or alternatively visit our website to start an online registration and one of our dedicated consultants will contact you. 

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


All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.


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

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

For details of our privacy policy, please see teachingpersonnel.com/privacy-notice

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