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ASC Teaching Assistant

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ASC Teaching Assistant

Location: Cardiff (Central)

Pay: GBP60-65 a day

Start date: **22nd February 2021 (**when schools reopen)

Additional details: Catholic Primary, Year 2, 1:1 Support, Full-time (Mon-Fri), Temporary

A partner primary school of Teaching Personnel are seeking an experienced Teaching Assistant to provide 1:1 support to a year 2 pupil with ASC. If you are engaging and have an excellent understanding of how to support children with ASC, then please read below for more information and qualifying criteria.


  • Utilising previous experience or training to support the pupil with their lessons and help raise attainment and passion for learning
  • Helping the class teacher when necessary with administrative tasks / classroom preparation
  • Always maintaining safeguarding policy as well as health and safety
  • Provide reports on the pupil’s academic and social progress to the class teacher and ALNCO
  • Be willing to undertake additional training when necessary


The school is a small Catholic school in the centre of Cardiff that can be described as nurturing of both staff and pupils. At present the school has around 250 pupils.

Ideal candidate:

  • Able to work on one’s own initiative
  • Qualification relating to childcare and/or relevant experience
  • Experience supporting children with ASC
  • Has or willing to apply for a child-only DBS on the update service / EWC registration

Working through Teaching Personnel:

Teaching Personnel is the UK’s leading education recruitment agency.  Since 1996 we have registered hundreds of thousands of teachers and classroom support staff who have chosen us to help them find work in UK classrooms.  Our mission statement captures the essence of what we do, the services we provide and what is really important about the work undertaken by our branches.  

Many schools across Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan choose Teaching Personnel to help with their recruitment needs (both temporary and permanent).

Benefits through working through us:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Access to a large CPD academy to refine and gain skills
  • Pension scheme
  • A dedicated consultant to guide you through the role and provide support
  • Flexibility
  • MY TP – a portal which allows you to manage your own admin and bookings simply

If you feel as though you will be suitable for this role then please apply today by attaching your CV above. If successful, you will be contacted by Rachel from the South Wales Primary branch to discuss your application and the next steps.

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

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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