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Autism Specialist

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Autism Specialist

Hours: 25 hours per week term time (39 weeks per year)

Salary: GBP2000-3875 per month

Start Date: Monday 4th of January 2020

Location: Long Eaton

An Autism specialist tutor is required to work 1:1 with a KS2 student with challenging and aggressive behaviour. The student uses PECS to communicate, and so the tutor would be expected to have at least a basic understanding of PECS.

This post is suitable for an experienced or newly qualified teachers looking to gain more experience working with a primary aged child with Autism.

Main Duties will include:

  • Teaching cross curricular subjects, including Literacy and Numeracy
  • Working with child with Autism on their social and life skills.
  • Assessment of pupils both informally and formally, to reach an understanding of the students’ needs and set goals accordingly.
  • Planning and delivering various therapeutic approaches according to a student’s needs.
  • Working closely alongside the local authority

To undertake this position successfully you will have:

  • PGCE (or equivalent) with QTS
  • Experience working with children with Autism
  • A valid Childs Workforce DBS (or be willing to acquire one)
  • Right to Work in the UK

Closing date: Monday 18th December 2020 at 10am


Please Click Apply Now, or call 0115 670 0105 and ask for Ruby, or email for more information

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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