The Governing Body of Riverside Primary School are looking to appoint an experienced Learning and Teaching Assistant to work 1:1 with a child with specific and challenging behavioural and learning needs under the direction of the class teacher and Inclusion Manager.
The successful candidate will have NVQ Level 2 or 3 teaching assistant qualification or equivalent. Experience of working with challenging behaviour and a good knowledge and understanding of ASD behavioural needs, and Speech and Language needs is essential.
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School website - https://www.riverside.medway.sch.uk/
We are a popular, mainstream community school, which is part of Rainham Mark Education Trust. The school had a good Ofsted Inspection in November 2019, and was recognised as being Outstanding in the areas of Behaviour and Attitudes and Personal Development. The key values held by our school community add to the success and inclusive nature of the school. These values are Enjoy, Achieve, Teamwork, Respect, Communicate, Independence and Resilience. The school has two integrated special provisions for a small number of children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder or Visual Impairment, who are taught in the mainstream classes with appropriate support.