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EYFS Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Do you have experience supporting children in Early Years or nurseries or play centres?

Use your skills to make a difference today!

An acclaimed primary school for children diagnosed with autism and additional sensory and communication needs are looking to appoint early years and nursery practitioners for immediate full-time positions Monday to Friday each week.

Training will be provided and the role involves supporting children 1:1, and 2:1 in classes of up to 8 pupils with similar learning and developmental needs. Lessons are based on each child’s individual learning stages with realistic targets that really help each child have the best outcomes from education.


  • Immediate full-time position Monday to Friday (8:30 to 4:30pm) during term time
  • Year long contract with Permanent contract offered after completion
  • Free special needs  training courses offered in school on a bi-weekly basis
  • Friendly and collaborative staff/senior team where your input is really valued

What do we look for?

  • Experience in Early Years, Nurseries, play centres and primary schools
  • Experience or understanding of supporting autism, global developmental delay, speech and language or sensory needs
  • Punctuality and consistent attendance
  • Play Skills and child development knowledge
  • Energetic and bubbly
  • Calm and pro-active
  • Understanding  the roots of challenging behaviours

If you are interested in this role please apply with an up to date CV or email it to Dan at

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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