ASD Teaching Assistant, Bexley

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Hook Lane Primary SchoolBexley
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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £7,534- £7,924 pa
Contract term: Permanent

Reference: SCH4214

Hook Lane is a two form entry primary school. Our children are well behaved and enthusiastic about learning, our staff are dedicated, friendly and supportive.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory enhanced CRB disclosure and other employment checks.

The school is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

For further information about the school please visit the school website:

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic learning support assistant to join our happy and hardworking team at Hook Lane.

You will be responsible for supporting the learning of individual children, in all key stages, with autistic spectrum disorder within the resourced provision. You will work under the direction of the specialist teacher, class teacher and inclusion manager to support children in both small groups and in the mainstream class. You will also be responsible for assisting the children during lunch time as a member of the lunch club staff, leading play activities during this time and supporting children with eating when necessary. Experience of working with children with ASD in a school environment is essential.

We can offer you a skilled and supportive team to work with, a high level of job satisfaction and an opportunity to develop your skills further.

This post is considered to be a customer-facing position; as such it falls within scope of the Code of Practice on English language requirement for public sector workers.  The school  therefore has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements.

To apply for this vacancy please download and complete the attached application form and either post to the school address as above or email direct to Visits to the school are welcome, please contact the school office on 0208 303 3839 to arrange an appointment.

References will be requested for those short listed ONLY and prior to interview.

Only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

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