A large, vibrant school in Charlton are looking for an experienced Learning Support Assistant to join their school on a full-time basis from September.
We are currently looking for an experienced and nurturing Learning Support Assistant to support a pupil with autism in a primary school in Charlton. The pupil has just joined the school in reception and due to his needs to process information, follow instructions and interact with other children will require a 1 to 1 teaching assistant. You will need to be pro-active and work closely with the class teacher and the parents to ensure the child has appropriate support and is making progress.
The position is to start after half-term and the school are looking for someone who can commit to the role for the rest of the academic year. There will be support provided by the SENCO, class teacher and the leadership team.
The school is part of a small multi academy trust and has two sites. The site which you will based in is located close mainland rail stations with good bus links from Charlton and North Greenwich. As a 3 form entry site, teachers within the year group work closely together in planning and assessment for their respective year groups. Results at early years, key stage 1 and 2 are consistently above national proving teaching and learning to be effective. The school is popular within the local community and there is a culture of working closely with parents. They have been recognised for their work on closing the gap for disadvantaged pupils and provide outreach support for other schools across the borough of Greenwich and the south of England.