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ASD Specialist Teaching Assitant Vacancies Available in Newport

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit ASD experienced Teaching Assistants to work closely with a specialist client school based in Newport. The students that attend the client school may be diagnosed with autism or co-existing conditions including ADHD, learning difficulties, anxiety, Tourette's syndrome, epilepsy and or challenging behaviour. The school is run by a successful team of supporting staff that are more than happy to help out when they can. Candidates may be asked to work either in small groups or on a one to one basis keeping pupils engaged and on task to meet their learning aims and objectives. The times candidates are expected to work are between 8:30-3:30. We offer a competitive rate of pay ranging from £50.44-£60.00 a day along with other additional benefits.

The Ideal Candidates Will:

  • Have experience working with autistic pupils
  • Have a great understanding of autism
  • Be confident in engaging pupils
  • Show great resilience
  • Have proven patience when dealing with an escalating situation
  • Have great behaviour management skills
  • Team Teach Trained (desirable)

If you feel you have any of the skills shown above please feel free to contact Matt our SEN specialist, we would love to hear from you.

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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