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Autism (Primary support) - Hillingdon

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Job description

Are you experienced and interested in supporting children diagnosed with autism or learning disabilities?

Do you have what it takes to make a real difference and build positive relationships with children with autism?

Want to work in a creative, challenging and rewarding environment as part of a supportive team?

If you said YES, you could work as special educational needs (SEN) teaching assistant in Hillingdon supporting children in Special Need Schools, SEN units or Additional Resource Provisions (ARP).

Contact Rachel from the London North West SEN branch TODAY with your updated CV and cover letter - I would love to hear from you!

We have a great opportunity for experienced and confident individuals to support children in education with autism spectrum condition and learning disabilities. We work closely with a highly accredited primary school for 5-11 year olds nestled between Hayes and Northolt Station for children diagnosed with autism, speech and sensory needs.

They are looking to appoint new staff to start immediately in preparation for three new classes due to open in September 2019. These classes will be in Early Years, Key stage 1 and Key Stage 2 supporting sensory learning needs and communication disorders. Successful applicants following a successful trial period will be offered year long contracts with permanent contracts offered once the year is completed.

Training specific to autism and special needs support will be provided by the school, however, having experience whether practically or through education supporting children with autism in classrooms is highly beneficial.

Roles are full-time during term times Monday to Friday each week 8:30am- 4:30pm to begin from the 23rd April 2019 and the school will be holding immediate trial days for successful applicants.

If you have experience in at least 3 of the following bullet points please get in touch:

  • UK based Primary or Secondary classroom support experience
  • Autism support experience
  • Resilient, pro-active and outgoing personality
  • Residential support/care worker experience
  • Play work or Children's Centre play scheme experience
  • Nursery or Early Years experience
  • Special Educational Needs experience
  • Team-Teach, MAPA or Positive Behaviour Support
  • Speech and Language support experience
  • Teaching/Learning support Assistance
  • Special Educational Needs teaching experience aboard
  • National Curriculum support experience - Primary or Secondary level

Please make sure you include a short cover letter telling us why you feel you would be great working with children with autism and learning difficulties in Hillingdon.

The more information you give us the more we tell our schools about you as all successful applicant CVs will be sent directly to the school Head Teacher to be shortlisted!

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.

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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