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121 support assistant required in Leeds, LS7

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A 2 form entry primary school Teaching Personnel work closely with are currently looking for 121 support assistant who has recent experience supporting children with SEN and would be interested in a full-time position working specifically with Autistic children. This role is to start as soon as possible and will be for initially 1 year.

This teaching assistant role will be working with a primary school rated as 'Requires Improvement' by Ofsted in the LS7 area of Leeds (Chapel Allerton). The school is located just 20 minute drive from the Leeds city centre and public transport services are very reliable. The school are looking for a support assistant who has had experience with Autistic children in the last 12 months and who has supported children on a one-to-one basis.

Teaching Personnel exclusively offer CPD and key skill courses to our candidates at Leeds Trinity University in order for candidates to up skill their professional skills within the primary teaching sector. To name a few Leeds Trinity offer; Literacy and Mathematical Development across the Curriculum, Planning and questioning for progression, Early Reading and Phonics, Teaching for Learning, Differentiation and Effective Behaviour management!

If any of the key requirements match your skill set and personality we would be delighted to hear from you!

  • Candidates must be available school hours from 730/8 - 330/4
  • Candidates must have a positive attitude and have the required Autism experience with primary school aged children
  • Candidates need to be confident when working with Autistic children of different levels and abilities. This includes planning for differentiation and preparation for one-to-one support
  • Candidates need to be open to trial days and must be punctual at all times
  • Candidates need to show responsibility for their own learning as well as personal and professional development through experience, qualifications and additional trainings
  • Candidates must be able to work as a team and individually and must be proactive when supporting pupils

If you are interested in this teaching position please contact Charley Alexander at the Leeds Wakefield Primary Branch on- 0113 2240231 or email your CV to-

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

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