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Graduate Opportunity - Hillingdon - Immediate Start

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Job description

Are you based in the borough of Hillingdon?

Do you hold a UK or UK Naric degree in:




Social Work

Special Education


Disability Studies

Inclusive Education

Early Childhood Studies

Use your degree and skills TODAY and make a REAL difference working with children with special needs!

A celebrated special needs primary school local to Hayes and Northolt for children diagnosed mainly with autism, sensory and communication needs are currently appointing graduates for immediate start full-time positions. The duration of the role is a year long (12 months) Monday to Friday each week during school term time only and is a great practical way of building on theoretical skills learnt from your studies.

Training will be provided bi-weekly within the schools in-house training centre and will focus on areas that will help you effectively work with pupils who have autism, sensory and communication difficulties.

The role involves supporting children 1:1, and 2:1 in classes of up to 8 pupils in basic maths, English and life skills. Class lessons are based on each child's individual learning stages with realistic targets that really help each child have the best outcomes from education. A huge bonus is that you will also get to work collaboratively with in-house therapists and behavioural specialists.


  • Immediate full-time position Monday to Friday (8:30 to 4:30pm) during term time
  • Year long contract with a permanent contract offered after completion
  • Friendly and collaborative staff/senior team where your input is really valued
  • Within 30 mins of Northolt, Hayes and Harlington stations with local bus routes
  • Competitive graduate pay package with FREE special needs training on a bi-weekly basis

What skills/experience do we look for?

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

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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