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ASC Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Experienced Teaching Assistants required to support pupils with Autism in specialist settings

  • Experienced in meeting the social, emotional and mental health needs of young people
  • Available 3-5 days a week during term time
  • Experience of working with pupils on the Autistic Spectrum

A specialist school in Bradford are seeking a Learning Support Assistant with experience in supporting students with Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC) You must have at least 6 months previous experience of working with ASC in an educational capacity. The successful applicant will possess excellent communication and behavior management skills and will be comfortable supporting pupils on a 1:1 basis in a classroom environment.

Easily accessible by Public Transport from the surrounding areas and with good motorway links, the school caters for pupils aged 3-19 with a range of Special Educational Needs, and you will be required to work across the school, supporting pupils in Key Stages 1-4.

The following attributes are essential:

• A resilient nature - able to effectively manage pupil behaviour

• A sound understanding of the complexities relating to Special Educational Needs, in particular Autism and SLCN

• Experience supporting young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs

• Flexibility - you will be required to work across the school in Key Stages 1-4 and be able to adapt to meet indivdual needs

• Open to providing personal care for individual pupils

To apply for this role please contact Rebecca Holden on 0113 224 0234 or alternatively email

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates applying to jobs through Teaching Personnel must undertake or have undertaken an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS – Full assistance provided (AGY)

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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