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ASC Support Assistant required

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1:1 ASC Support Assistant needed to work within a Secondary School in Chester

  • Supporting pupils with Autism aged 11-18 years old
  • Full Time Mon-Fri, opportunity for permanent position
  • Opportunity to work within a specialist facility attached to a mainstream Secondary school
  • Strong behaviour management skills required

ASC Support Assistant required for Secondary School in Chester to support pupils with autism within their ASC unit. The school have highlighted the need for an extra member of staff to support a large support team within the unit. The level of support required would be on a 1:1 or small group basis and you would aim to build rapport with the pupils as well as support academically. Working with this support network you would look to aid the development on a social level therefore you would need to be approachable and have a positive out look towards young people with Special educational needs. The school have stressed the importance of the right candidate having a resilient and positive approach to learning and although no previous experience of working with ASC is needed, a good level of understanding of autism is a requirement and the correct attitude is paramount.

The Position:

  • Supporting Autism (ASC) in KS3&KS4
  • Recognizing trigger points and crisis points for pupils that you work with
  • Understanding the needs of the pupils on an individual basis
  • Working between the unit and the mainstream school for a variety of lessons

The Candidate Experience:

  • SEN Teaching Assistants with Autism or similar experience
  • Psychology Graduates
  • Social Workers and Youth Workers
  • Working with children aged 11-18 in a supportive setting

If you have experience of ASC either personal or professional please reply back to this post with your CV and why you would be suitable for this post. Interviews will take place over the coming weeks as the school look to appoint successful candidates in the near future.

If you would like to apply for this role please forward a copy of your CV or additionally please call the office on 0151 285 4258 for more information.

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.

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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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.

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.

For details of our privacy policy, please see teachingpersonnel.com/privacy-notice



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