Learning Support Assistants - Calne Site The Springfields Academy, Calne, Wiltshire

Job description

To assist in the support and inclusion of children with a wide range of special educational needs and difficulties within the Academy. The ages of the pupils involved will be from 5 to post-16 range. To support pupils’ academic and social communication needs (linked to diagnosis of autism) and to support positive social and emotional wellbeing, enabling them to engage in learning in and out of the school environment.

Essential educational requirements

The jobholder needs the ability to undertake a range of tasks involving the application of rules, procedures and techniques. The jobholder needs specialist knowledge of special educational/ social communication (Autism)/physical/behavioural/emotional, needs and ways of meeting these, and good skills in dealing with pupils.

Essential qualifications

GCSE Mathematics and English – Grade C and above

Essential skills and experience

Previous experience as a Learning Support Assistant in a school setting.

About The Springfields Academy

Curzon Street, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 0DS
Not Applicable
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