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ASC Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Assistant with experience of supporting Autism required for primary in Chesterfield

  • Full time, long term position - Start Sept 2017
  • Previous experience of supporting Autism & Aspergers essential
  • Experience of using PEC's & Makaton would be beneficial

A primary school in Chesterfield is seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work within their Year 3 class supporting a student with ASC. This position is to cover a maternity leave starting from Sept 2017.

All applicants must have recent experience working with children with special educational needs, in either a primary school or in a specialist SEN environment.

The class consists of 27 pupils and you would be working to support a student with ASC as well as provide help to the rest of the class.

You will also benefit from the schools exceptional CPD and in house training schemes. The ideal candidate would have:

• A proven record of teaching SEN students with a range of needs

• A good understanding of P levels

• Having a basic understanding of PECS and Makaton would be beneficial.

All applicants to Teaching Personnel are subject to two reference checks and must have a valid DBS before commencing work in school.

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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