Speech and Language Teaching Assistant – Southwark
A good primary school in Southwark are looking for a graduate with an interest in speech and language to join them in September and support a child in Year 1 with autistic spectrum disorder.
* Speech and Language Teaching Assistant
* Good primary school in Southwark
* Support child with ASD in Year 1
* Full time position
* September start
An inner city primary school are looking for an additional member of support staff to join them in September. The position is supporting a lovely boy in Year 1 who has autism. He also has associated speech, language and communication difficulties. He is well behaved, with bags of energy and bags of potential!
This is a really rewarding role that could also help a graduate gain important experience prior to further study. The position would really suit a linguistics graduate, or someone who is hoping to go into Speech Therapy or Education Psychology. The role involves supporting the child in class, and also taking him out of class and doing more focussed workshops and interventions. There will be regular contact with Speech Therapists and Education Psychologists from the borough and you will also work closely with the school SENCO.
This is a great opportunity for a graduate to develop their skills a gain a greater understanding of speech and language and the challenges and barriers children face. If you are interested in the role or would like to find out more, please forward an updated copy of your CV.