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Autism Specialist Teaching Assistant

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Autism Specialist TA

Teaching personnel is recruiting on behalf of a large Secondary School based in Chorlton for an autism specialist TA. The role is set to start after Easter and run until after the end of the academic year.

You will be providing 1:1 support for an ASD student. The primary duty of the role will be providing 1:1 support to help with social interactions in and around school, as well as helping them with academic support.  

Experience working with SEN children is essential, including youth work, sports coaching, or care work but any specific autism or classroom SEN TA experience is preferred. You will need to be prepared to efficiently deal with potentially challenging behaviour, so a calm and patient approach is essential.

You will be joining a large SEN department reporting directly to a highly supportive SENCO.

  • Pay between GBP1200-GBP1350 per month
  • Start date after Easter
  • Highly supportive department and SENCO

The role will be for immediate start, although it is subject to a DBS check, right to work UK authorisation so relevant documentation must be provided.

For immediate consideration, please send an updated CV/Cover letter to Dominic via the link below or contact the Manchester Secondary Branch for further 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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