One to One Learning Support Assistant

£11.72 per hour + holiday pay
09 Aug 2017
28 Aug 2017
Part Time
Contract Type

Our client is a small, local charity that has been making a real difference to children, young people and adults in London for more than 30 years. One of the services they provide is a further education project, designed for young people aged 16 - 25 with mild to moderate learning difficulties and autism. They are now recruiting for a Learning Support Assistant to provide one to one learning support for a young person with Autism.       

The Learning Support Assistant will provide learning support on a one to one basis, both in the classroom and during community-based activities, and will support the student to develop their social, emotional and mental wellbeing skills. The LSA will facilitate and support the student in decision-making, promoting independence, choice and involvement, and will assist tutors with monitoring and maintaining records to the student's progress and development.         


The ideal candidate for this role will have extensive knowledge and experience of working with young people or adults with autism, identifying their barriers to learning and working towards a range of outcomes. A Teaching Assistant/Learning Support qualification is desirable, as well as experience of positive behaviour support.        


This is a initially a temporary role, starting from Monday 4th September, for the new academic year


This position is part-time, 22 hours per week and term time only       


Please only apply if you have an Enhanced DBS issued within the last 6 months or registered to the online update service.      

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