Avonmouth CE Primary School and Daisy’s Nursery has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and committed Early Years Learning Support Assistant (LSA) to join their early years team!
You will be working in our Nursery and Reception classes. The role will be on a 1:1 basis, with children who have complex needs similar to Autism, we will require you to support them for 100% of the session/s.
The roles are offered as
- 15 hours per week (Mornings)
on a temporary contract linked to funding, working term time only plus 5 inset days.
The salary for the role will be BG8 £19,698 pa (pro rata)
Start Date: as soon as possible
Experience and understanding of Autistic Spectrum Condition is important as is an awareness of manual handling and de-escalation techniques. Candidates must bring energy, confidence and enthusiasm with a commitment to inclusion.
Under the guidance of the Class Teacher and Inclusion Coordinator (INCO) you will provide direct support for the learning of an individual child to access the Nursery or Reception environment and Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum (EYFS).
We offer a caring and supportive working environment including opportunities for continuous professional development and specific training for your role.
Experience, knowledge and understanding in working with children with special needs setting is desirable.
The role is physically demanding due to the nature of the pupils the post holder will work with.
Experience of Team Teach or similar will be beneficial however, the successful candidate would be required to complete Team Teach training.
Closing Date: 2nd February 12pm
Interviews: week commencing 8th February 2021
If you would like to visit the school please call the school office.
Avonmouth Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.