ASD Teaching Assistant - Croydon

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Croydon, South East London

Ref: 4871Tuesday 30 April 2024

ASD Teaching Assistant - Croydon - September 2024

This brilliant Primary and Secondary school has the vision to provide a positive environment where children and young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) access specialist support that enables them to learn and achieve.

  • Work with students, families and the community to provide a kind, caring and collaborative environment that engages, inspires and challenges.
  • Develop independence and communication skills to ensure meaningful outcomes for all students.
  • Support and prepare students for adulthood and life after school.
  • Ensure the whole school community is valued and respected.

What the school has to offer the students:

The school's provision and curriculum are underpinned by communication and a positive behaviour-based model. It includes therapeutic approaches and sensory integration and supports students to access the core and wider curriculum and understand their world.

They can offer a structured, integrated therapy package to support pupils’ and students’ progress in line with their EHCP.

They provide the following therapies onsite:

  • Speech and Language Therapy (SALT)
  • Occupational Therapy (OT)
  • Canine Assisted Learning (CAL)
  • Dramatherapy

The Principle leads a team of specialist teachers, specialist assistants, therapists and support staff to enable the delivery of teaching and learning in the classroom of a broad and balanced curriculum appropriate to the developmental needs of children in relation to their age and phase of education. Each class will be managed by a class teacher, supported by one or two permanent teaching assistants depending on class dynamics.

Key Information:

  • Immediate or ASAP start
  • PAYE Payments
  • On-site Parking
  • 8:30 am - 4:15 pm
  • Brand New Building with excellent facilities

Interested in hearing more?

If you want to hear more about Teaching Assistant opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert, uploading your CV to our website, or emailing your CV direct

If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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