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SEN Teaching Assistant/ Support worker- South Woodford

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Job description

We are seeking a competent teaching assistant /support worker to join a KS1-KS2 group of highly autistic children for a 'Good' primary special school located in South Woodford. This will be delivering support in class for a small group of 8 children; they require high levels of interaction and engagement , children in this class can be very lively and can at times display challenging behaviours such as biting and other associated behaviours with their condition. We are looking for someone who is patient, has an understanding of how to support autistic children, has good behaviour management techniques and able to work well as part of a team. This role is for an immediate start for a term in the first instance

School offer:

  • Permanent contract after extended probation period
  • £65-£80 daily rate
  • Support with development through regular CPD training

Job specification for Autism Teaching Assistant:

  • Support in the education and delivery of EHCP plan for autistic children
  • Can provide group and 1:1 support based on pupils' needs
  • Knowledge of PECS or Makaton would be of an advantage
  • Must have a positive, resilient personality and a good sense of humour
  • Full time Monday to Friday 8.30am to 3.30pm during term time only
  • Immediate start
  • Able to support with intimate care needs
  • Can commit to travelling to South Woodford daily for duration of placement

To apply for this rewarding role in a lovely, welcoming school in South Woodford, please send an up to date CV on the contact details provided.

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