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Autism Specialist Teaching Assistant

Job description

Working in partnership with an Autism Specialist School near Horsforth, Leeds I am seeking a Teaching Assistant to work closely with students aged 4-19, many who have autistic spectrum condition along with other complex needs including communication and interaction. The role is a full time position and you will be required to work predominantly one to one with learners as required however there will also be small group work involved. 

I am looking for someone who:

  • Can show empathy towards students
  • Is patient and can adapt to all levels of childrens learning needs
  • Has a calm and nurturing personality
  • Can use forms of positive reward and clear instruction to encourage children to succeed
  • Is resiliant and can perform in an ever changing environment

If you think this could be the ideal role for you please contact Hannah at the Teaching Personnel Leeds Branch or visit and register with an up to date CV. 


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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