A lovely primary school in Wandsworth are looking for a dedicated learning support assistant to join them as soon as possible to support a pupil with ASD.
In this role you will be working on a 1:1 basis with a pupil who has just joined the school in reception with autism and communication needs. The child has good behaviour but requires support to focus on tasks and communicate with others Your role will include supporting the child during carpet sessions and in play based learning activities. You will be doing some one to one intervention work around communication, language and literacy and social skills.
The school are looking for a teaching assistant who is confident to work with a young child with autism. You should have a calm and consistent approach and be able to commit to a full-time position for the rest of the academic year.
This friendly and welcoming primary school is rated good by Ofsted and has high expectations of both staff and children. There is a culture of respect and honesty with a drive for pupils to become independent and responsible learners. The school is close to Tooting Broadway underground station with excellent transport links and benefits from modern and well equipped indoor and outdoor learning spaces.