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Teaching Assistant Special Needs

Job description

Are you a creative individual looking for an exciting career in education?


We are looking for teaching assistants who love working with children.

You will be supporting SEN Pupils within either Primary or Secondary age groups in a specialist autism provision in the Maidenhead area.

This is a full time position with the opportunity to be a permanent position for the right person.



This role is for September 2020 with the possibility of an eariier start if schools open sooner.


You will need to be:

• Fun and creative, happy to get involved in messy play and creative subjects

• An excellent communicator

• Someone who can think outside of the box

• Have a resilient personality


Responsibilities of the role involve:

• Supporting Primary or Secondary aged pupils who have a range of special educational needs

• Supporting pupils on a 1-1 basis where necessary

• Learning about PECS and Makaton

• Working alongside other staff to achieve the best outcomes for pupils


No experience necessary. just a willingness to learn and be creative.


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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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