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Teaching Assistant - ASC - Gateshead

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are currently working alongside a Secondary School in Gateshead, to recruit a passionate Classroom Support Assistant to work with children and young people with Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC), working on a full time basis, to begin in September 2019.

As a Learning Support Assistant, you will be working with students in Key Stages 3 and 4accompanied by a Teacher. You will be working with children and young people on a 1:1 basis who struggle to engage with learning in a classroom environment. The successful candidate will be passionate and ready to work alongside students that may sometimes experience challenging behaviour, and therefore should feel confident in this environment.

The ideal candidate will:

-          Support implementation of strategies to manage behaviour

-          Record and report the students progress to the teacher and parents

-          Establish and maintain relationships with the children and other staff

-          Be reliable, passionate and personable

-          Have some ASC experience working with young people

Teaching Personnel can offer the successful ASC Classroom Assistant competitive pay rates of GBP57-GBP65 per day, however long term rates can be negotiated on your behalf. The role will be held until the end of September, so if this role sounds appealing to you, we urge you to contact us as soon as possible. Teaching Personnel will also provide you with access to unique to CPD opportunities to increase your qualifications and knowledge of the field, so this position is ideal for those wishing to enhance their CV and undertake a rewarding position. If you are interested in this role please call us today for a confidential chat to learn more.

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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