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Autism Support Salford Primary School

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Job description

Autism Teaching Assistant required for "Good" Primary School in Salford, M5.

  • Experience of working with Autism (ASC)
  • Ability to work with Autistic children, traits of Autism and mechanisms to engage and include children.
  • Working with a pupil who sometimes displays challenging behaviours

A "good" primary school in Salford are looking to recruit a 1:1 ASC teaching assistant to work with a year 3 pupil with Autism starting as soon as possible for the rest of the academic year.

This role requires someone who has experience of working with children with ASC, whether it's on the verbal or non verbal spectrum. This is a great place to work, with a friendly environment and a hard-working team ethic. This is a great opportunity and one which could lead to a school's permanent contract.

The Role:

The pupil in question is due to start in this Salford school in the next few weeks and the headteacher is keen to add another member of staff to support them. The pupil is diagnosed with high functioning Autism. He has a very natural Maths intelligence but very low ability in English and Writing, which he can become frustrated with when working. He has been know to have challenging behaviour when frustrated. The school a re keen to see profiles of Teaching Assistants who have worked with ASC and/or challenging behaviours.

If you are a team player, can get stuck in and use your initiative - this is a fantastic opportunity for you to utilise these skills in a way where you can make a real difference.

The Salford school are looking to appoint someone ASAP so to apply for the above role, please email your CV or call 0161 242 1792

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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