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Teaching Assistant needed in SEN School

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Job description

Lead for Autism and Positive Behaviour Support

A unique and exciting opportunity to redesign and further develop an already outstanding provision.

This service is an integral part of the work of the school in supporting pupils, their families and professionals not only from the school but also wider community.

We are looking for a highly committed and creative individual with an extensive knowledge of autism and behavioural management.

Knowledge and qualifications required:

  • Qualified teacher status.
  • Education to degree level (or equivalent experience)

Qualifications Desired:

  • Additional qualifications in working with pupils with special educational needs
  • To have experience of de-escalation or be prepared to undertake training in this

Personal qualities required:

  • Must be able to build effective relationships with difficult children and young people.
  • Must have flexibility, strength of character and resilience.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • To keep up to date and have awareness of current, significant initiatives in education and in the teaching of your subjects.
  • To liaise with your line manager to ensure the creation, consistent implementation and improvement of courses and schemes of work so that they are accessible to pupils and provide appropriate challenges for all pupils.
  • To differentiate within the classroom to meet the needs of pupils with a wide range of abilities and specific learning difficulties.

If you are an enthusiastic and proactive individual and would like to apply for this position, please contact Erin by email on or call 0118 907 1532.

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All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

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