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ABA (Applied Behavioural Analysis) Teaching Assistant

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Job description

SEN teaching assistant (Autism)

  • CPD and Training opportunities
  • Part time and Full time positions available
  • Competitive rate of pay depending on experience, training and role

We are currently working closely with an SEN school in the Salford whom are seeking Teaching Assistants to work 1:1 with a secondary child with Autism. This position perfect for someone who is patient, calm and has a passion for working with special needs.

The ideal candidate will have sound knowledge of SEN, in particular ASD and have some experience working with these needs. This requires someone who is persistent within their role, using various strategies to calm any challenging behaviour. Someone that has experience Team Teach and PEC’s is desired, but not essential. The position requires someone who is adaptable within their role and has ability to explore the student’s interests in an educational setting. Ability to build a rapport with the student to ensure they are happy and can integrate as much as possible.

The ideal candidate will be someone who has experience working with adults or children with SEN including ASD. Experience working with students in a classroom setting would also be ideal but not essential.

This position is subject to vetting and safeguarding procedures including an interview and a full clear and enhanced DBS.

If you feel you are suitable for this role, please contact SEN consultant Neal Sutton on 0161 242 1798 or

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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