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Autism and Behaviour Teaching Assistant

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Autism an Behaviour Teaching Assistant – Greenwich - February 2020


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Teaching Personnel are recruitingfor an Autism and Behaviour Teaching Assistant to work alongside a Year 2 boy in a ‘Good’ rated primary school in Greenwich. The pupil requires a 1:1 Behavioural Specialist who has prior experience dealing with pupils of this calibre. The school are especially keen to interview an experienced autism and behaviour support assistant who is nurturing and passionate in character as the pupil can find it hard to concentrate and focus in a classroom setting.

Ideally you will have a minimum of 6 months experience and the ability to deal with challenging situation intuitively.  We would like someone who is able to show a good level of care, patience and demonstrate willingness to adapt and learn throughout the pupils’ development process. It is vital to ensure the student can attain and maintain good academic levels.

Autism and Behaviour Teaching Assistant - Candidate Specification:

  • A minimum of 6 months experience working with pupils with behavioural challenges
  • Available full-time,  5 days a week -  8:30am – 3:30pm
  • Experienced working with individuals with Autism and Behaviour needs
  • Be confident when supporting pupils behaviour inside and outside of the classroom
  • Deliver  1:1 sessions to maintain pupils progress
  • Promote positive behaviour at all time
  • Have Restraint Handling, De-escalation or Team Teach training (Desirable)
  • Support in preparations of any extra appropriate classroom activities required for the pupil
  • Implement pupil safety procedures
  • Any related course or qualification would be ideal (Youth Worker, Ex- Militants or Criminology graduates)

Autism and Behaviour Teaching Assistant - School Information

The school is a lovely 2-form entry suited in a vibrant part of Greenwich and is easily accessible via public transport. The Roman Catholic primary school offers a welcoming committee of pupils and staff members and stand on diversity, thus welcome children of all culture and backgrounds.

As an Autism and Behaviour specialist you must show genuine passion in helping the pupil to achieve their full potential. Incorporating previously gained experience to tailor to the new individuals needs and show willingness to learn of any new skills or knowledge required. 

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role then, please contact Abi on 020 7593 3075 or email your CV to . To see other Teaching Assistant roles in South East London or any other roles – visit our branch website


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

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