SEN (ASD)Teaching Assistant – Islington
A primary school based in the London Borough of Islington is looking for an experienced LSA to join on a full time basis. The job will be working with a Year 4 with Autism/ ASD. The successful candidate (LSA) will asap.
**Primary school in Islington
**Teaching Assistant/SEN/ ASD
**Full Time LSA job
**Long Tem Contract – January Start
**£65 - £80 a day
Are you looking for a LSA job that will challenge you?
Do you have previous experience working with ASD?
My client school based in Islington is looking an SEN Teaching Assistant to start a full time LSA job in the coming weeks. The job will run for the full academic year.
The Headteacher is looking to bring in an LSA to work with an Autistic child in Year 4. The main responsibility will be to work with an Autistic boy but you’ll also have general responsibility as well. You will work alongside other Teaching Assistant’s and LSA’s but will be given a timetable that fits in with the needs of the children and one child in particular.
To be considered for this full time Teaching Assistant role you’ll need to have excellent communication, literacy and numeracy skills with the ability to deal with challenging behaviour. Previous SEN/ ASD experience is essential. If you have previous ASD experience and have a passion for working with children, the Headteacher will be keen to meet you.
The school is a growing primary school with an excellent recent Ofsted and a strong leadership team. The SENCO is very experienced and works very closely with the LSA’s in the school. The school can also potentially offer teacher training in the future for candidates who have the ambition of becoming a teacher in the future.
The successful Teaching Assistant will have:
•Experience with children with similar SEN needs
•Previous SEN TA experience
•Knowledge of ASD and an all-round general SEN understanding
•Interest in working with children
•A positive and caring approach to working with SEN children
The school can offer:
* Supportive and friendly team of staff
•Opportunities for professional development
* Great experience as a Teaching Assistant working with SEN children
* Full time employment
* A great leadership team
If this opportunity sounds interesting to you and you feel you meet the criteria then please ensure you apply today. Send your update CV to Servoca Education.