Specialist Learning Support Assistants

What s a Specialist Learning Support Assistant

The role of an Specialist Learning Assistants

Specialist Learning Assistants provide support and consistency for both our children and their parents.

Specialist Learning Assistants train for 18 weeks to understand the conditions we specialise in, our therapeutic and educational approaches and how to facilitate the children. Enabling access to,  engagement and participation in the activities of the day, from learning, to play and self-care.

Specialist Learning Assistants can develop their skills further in key areas of our approach, becoming therapy assistants for Speech and Language (Communication Assistants, CA) and Occupational Therapy (OTA).