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SEN Teaching Assistant - Hampton

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Job description

*1:1 Autism Teaching Assistant required immediately*

*Charming Autism Specialist Primary School located in West Drayton*

*Long term, full-time role for an academic year as a minimum from start date*

*Responsible for working 2:1 and/or 1:1 with autistic pupil*

Teaching Personnel is currently recruiting for experienced autism teaching assistants and graduates interested in supporting autism for a 'Outstanding' (Ofsted report 2017) autism specialist primary school in West Drayton.

The teaching assistant role will be full time for an academic year as a minimum and required immediately.

The School

The school caters for primary aged children with autism across the spectrum and additional learning and behavioural difficulties, with classes holding up to 10 students, a teacher and up to 3 other Teaching Assistants.

The Role:

The role involves supporting primary children with autism in class and across the school 1:1, 2:1 and in small groups. This additionally will include adapting lessons, creating innovative resources, report taking, liaising with therapists and overall support of pupils in your care.

To be successful you will need to be:

  • Able to commit to full-time work for an academy year minimum
  • Experienced and/or interested in supporting autism, learning difficulties and social difficulties
  • Safeguarding trained or happy to complete safeguarding training
  • Open to supporting pupils with personal care, personal hygiene and/or nappy changing
  • Committed to the development of children and young people with special needs
  • Able to motivate pupils to fulfil their full potential in education and in society
  • Able to be a role model to pupils and enable them to make appropriate choices
  • Good knowledge of national curriculum and confidence in Maths, English support

Additional experience/training preferred for this role:

  • Trained in specialist support (PECS, TEACCH, Makaton)
  • Qualified in GCSE grades A* - C or equivalent and/or higher and is able to produce certificationTo apply for this position, please email your updated CV and a short cover letter based on this position to the email address provided.

Interested in applying?

To apply for this position, please email your updated CV and a short cover letter based on this position to the email address provided.

Due to high volume of applications only suitable candidates will be contacted.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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