Accessibility Links

Autism Specialism Support Assistant required

Job description

Teaching Personnel work closely with a school in Totton that cater for 11-19 year olds with Autism. Alongside their Autism quite often the pupils have other needs such as learning difficulties and challenging behaviour. To manage this the majority of the work is 1:1 or 2:1. The education often takes place offsite in the community as well as in the school so if you can drive and have access to a car this is an advantage.

The ideal candidate would have:

  • Experience working with Autism
  • Comfortable dealing with challenging behaviour
  • Resilience, determination and intiative
  • Able to drive with access to a car, this is ideal but not essential
  • Team Teach training

The school day is longer due to the morning and after school briefing so candidates need to be available 8:45-16:15. They are looking for 2 Support Assistants to start full time from September however they do regular need supply Teaching Assistants. If you are interested in either of these roles please email your CV or call 02380 836648 for more details.

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.

For details of our privacy policy, please see

Similar jobs
  • Tutor
  • Location: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
  • Sector: Special Needs