In this position you will be supporting a child in the early years foundation stage who has recently joined the school. The child has Autism and is non-verbal so will need help to follow basic instructions, interact with other pupils, access play based learning activities and use equipment. An understanding of PECS and/or Makaton would be beneficial but not essential. You should have a calm and caring nature and a previous experience supporting children with special educational needs in a school or another capacity.
This role is to start on 1st November 2021 and is offered on a full-time contract basis until July 2022
This extremely welcoming primary school has a true family feel and a holistic approach to helping pupils to achieve academically whilst becoming rounded, compassionate and caring members of the community. The school ensures arts including music, dance and technology are considered an important part of the curriculum. The school also practices daily meditation and yoga sessions for all pupils. Whilst the school is recognised as a Hindu faith school, there is a diverse intake of pupils and staff team from all faiths and background. The school has parking available locally and is easily accessible via public transport.
If this role is of interest, please apply with an up to date CV ASAP.