Saturday , September 23 2023

RMBC Job Vacancies – Child Support Assistant

Website Rotherham Borough Council

Job Description:

We are looking to welcome a temporary part time support assistant to provide 1:1 care and assistance for a year 3 child with special educational needs and a diagnosis of autism. The working hours are Monday to Friday for 2 hours in the morning between the hours of 8.45am and 12.00 midday (timing to be negotiated) This is for 40 weeks per year – term time only.

As the post is in relation to a specific child this can only be a casual, temporary post. Please be aware that the contract could be changed or ended if the child was to leave our school or the specific needs were to change.

We are looking for someone who has experience of handling children firmly but kindly in an educational environment. Knowledge or experience of autism would be highly advantageous however training will be given.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the student directly in lessons.
  • Support with day to day activities e.g. PE / changing / dressing.
  • Working on an individual basis with the student in lessons and through individual intervention work.
  • Encouraging appropriate behaviour towards peers and adults.

Job Requirements:

  • To support the student to make expected progress and achieve their full potential.
  • To keep the student safe and well at school.
  • To continue to develop age appropriate self-help skills.
  • To promote increasing independence, self-confidence and mobility within a safe environment.
  • To develop an awareness of risk and danger in various settings.
  • To continue to develop skills to access the curriculum effectively.
  • To develop concentration skills.
  • To develop the student’s enthusiasm to learn.

Job Details:

Company: Rotherham Borough Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Wath upon Dearne, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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