Are you looking to secure a very rewarding Learning Support Assistant role, working with children with autism?What sets you apart and makes you the perfect candidate for this role? Please apply and you can tell us why!A primary school situated in Flintshire is looking to recruit a Learning Support Assistant on a full time basis, a position that begins in November 2020.The role involves working primarily with children with autism so experience is essential. Some of the children may be non-verbal so if you also have experience of this, then that can only enhance your application.The school is served by excellent transport links, including easy access from the A55Benefits of the role are:* Being able to use a variety of learning techniques* A school with a clear focus, and strong emphasis on developing every child's social skills* Becoming a positive role model!* Motivating and meaningful activities* Learning here is fun!* The potential to learn from, and to exchange ideas with, other members of staff* Showcasing your skills and abilities to help create further opportunities within the schoolResponsibilities of the role:* Supporting children with autism, both verbal and non-verbal* Displaying patience and understanding* Developing a rapport with children and utilising an empathetic approach* To support children across all areas of learning with a variety of needs while also allowing them independence* Liaising with the relevant class teachers and SENCo when requiredRequirements of the candidate:* A comprehensive understanding of autism* To be pro-active, understanding, empathetic and patient* Punctuality! * Understanding of Safeguarding* Ability to communicate effectively with children* Being registered or willing to register with the Education Workforce Council* Having a DBS on the online update service or the willingness to complete a new DBS applicationWe are actively interviewing candidates on behalf of the school and expect to receive a high volume of applications.