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Teaching Assistant -1:1 Autism support in Newport

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Job description

We are currently looking for an ASD Teaching Assistant within the Newport area with experience supporting pupils who have additional learning needs, particularly students on the autism spectrum.

You will need to be enthusiastic, committed & flexible, as well as having the ability to maintain calm, positive direction when under pressure.

Key requirements:

  • Strong understanding of: Autism (ASD), ADHD, and SEMH.
  • First-hand experience supporting SEN - Personal or within a class room environment
  • Must be confident in handling behaviour - Firm but fair
  • You must be a creative and caring individual that is willing to go above and beyond for the pupils
  • You will be working Monday - Friday between the hours 8:30am- 4pm.

In order to be suitable for this role you will need

  • Child Workforce DBS on the update service
  • Proof of EWC
  • 2 x Successful References

In return, when working with Teaching Personnel you will benefit from a dedicated consultant who has a wealth of experience working closely with various special schools across Wales. We are committed to finding you the right role and setting and will continue to support you during your assignment. Competitive rates of pay starting at £54 a day, depending on experience. A fast clearance process, most of which can be accessed online

If you are interested in working with our client school, have a passion for education and think that you have the suitable experience, please contact Sophie from the South Wales Primary Branch on 02920 660270 or email over your up to date CV.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates applying to posts through Teaching Personnel must undertake or have undertaken the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) application form.

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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