Early Years

Learning Assistant - Autism Early Support - Middle Claydon

Learning Assistant - Autism Early Support - Middle Claydon


We are looking to recruit team members who have:
A childcare qualification (NVQ Level 3 or above)
Good communication skills with adults and children and a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. 

Experience of working with young children with Special Educational Needs, particularly learning and language difficulties including ASD.


Responsibilities/Extra Information:

To support the development of the children’s communication skills by learning about alternative and augmented systems of communication. (use of symbols, Makaton and use of objects)
To facilitate the involvement of each child in the group sessions.
To facilitate learning in planned activities, working one to one with individual children.
To keep accurate records of work with individual children.
To help children to develop their self-help skills and independence - dressing, toileting, eating and drinking.
To contribute to the preparation, as part of the Autism Early Support Team, of the sessional activities.
To communicate with parents, at the end of the session, about their child’s activities at the session.
To undertake in-house and other training as necessary.
To read and abide by AES Policies and Code of Conduct.


Please send your CV/Application form to:


Link to provider website:


Further Information:

Salary £14,916 Term Time FTE (for 35 Weeks)
This salary will be pro-rated for part time working
Various part time shifts available Monday to Friday
Our nursery is open 35 weeks a year, over 3 terms. We also offer a contributory pension scheme.
Hours required:
Part time hours and various shifts available
Hours between 9:15 AM – 3:00 PM Monday to Friday (Thursday afternoon is a 4:00 PM finish)


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