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Learning Support Assistant Basildon Essex

Join Our Team as a Learning Support Assistant to work with a an autistic child in Basildon, Essex!

This role is due to start ASAP and is anticipated to go through until the end of the academic year. There is also potential for the role to go permanent.

Are you passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of children? Do you have a deep understanding of autism spectrum disorders and a genuine desire to help children thrive in their educational journey? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!


4Myschools is recruiting for a primary school located in Basildon, Essex. This school is a warm and inclusive primary school nestled in the heart of Basildon, Essex, dedicated to providing exceptional education and support to children on the autism spectrum. This school is committed to creating an enriching and nurturing learning environment.


As a Learning Support Assistant, you will play a pivotal role in supporting a child with autism excel academically, socially, and emotionally. Your responsibilities will include:


Providing one-on-one  support to a child with autism, tailoring your approach to their individual needs.

This child uses PECS so knowledge or experience of PECS is an advantage.

Assisting teachers in developing and implementing specialised learning plans.

Creating a safe and welcoming classroom atmosphere where every child feels valued and included.

Supporting the student during structured activities, social interactions, and sensory experiences.

Tracking and documenting progress to ensure continuous improvement.


What We Offer:

We believe that a supportive and enriching work environment is key to success. Here’s what you can expect when you join this school:

Professional Development: this school is committed to your growth and will provide opportunities for training and career advancement.

Inclusive Culture: This school embraces diversity, and you’ll be part of a close-knit, collaborative team.

Competitive daily rate of pay.



To be successful in this role, you should possess the following:

Relevant qualifications and experience working with children on the autism spectrum.

Empathy, patience, and the ability to build strong rapport with children.

Strong organizational and communication skills.

Proximity to Baildon, Essex, or the willingness to commute.


If you’re ready to make a meaningful impact on the lives of children with autism and be part of a supportive and dedicated team, we want to hear from you.


About 4myschools:

4myschools is an education recruitment employment business. We have been delivering positive social impact from the beginning by reducing the cost of supply teachers to local schools and by paying teachers fairly. We believe that business has the power to change lives. By joining us you will be making a difference to the schools that we work with and the children that you teach. You will also make a difference on an international level to areas of poverty in the developing world. Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education in developing countries.

Tagged as: ASD, Autism specialist, LSA, Primary School, SEN LSA, SEND