An exciting opportunity to work in a new specialist setting which caters for academically able students with autism, anxiety and related needs.
Lokrum Fields is a home-from-home low sensory environment in rural surroundings, carefully designed to support up to 18 students aged 9-16.
We are looking for full-time and part-time Teaching Assistants to join our team over the coming months as student numbers increase.
We also require Teaching Assistants to join our register of supply staff, on a retainer basis.
Previous experience and skills associated with working with young people with autism and anxiety are essential.
Successful candidates will have a positive and flexible approach, be patient and open-minded, be able to help students recognise and reach their full potential and understand the importance of working in co-production with families, colleagues, clinicians and the students themselves.
Applications will be processed in line with our Safer Recruitment policy and will be subject to safeguarding checks.
Wider Plan Limited 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.