1:1 ASD Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - North East London

Ref: 4651Monday 22 April 2024

£80 - £90 PAYE per day

1:1 ASD Teaching Assistant - North East London

Supporting an Autistic Child 1:1

£80-90 PAYE per day

Do you have experience working with children with Autism in a mainstream environment?

Are you looking to gain experience before pursuing a rewarding career within education?

Here at Parker Smith we work with mainstream primary & secondary schools that require specialist SEN Teaching Assistants to work 1:1 with students that have autism and may require extra support within the curriculum. You will be the main point of contact for the student and a support system to provide confidence and comfortability within the classroom. 

The schools are very keen on individuals who want to make a difference to a child with Autism whilst also bringing along their own initiative and energy to the classroom!

What to expect working as a 1:1 ASD Teaching Assistant

  • This role would be a great fit for Graduates or someone who has real passion and enthusiasm for SEND and would like to pursue a career working with children
  • A long term contract, working for the whole academic year with the prospect of becoming a permanent member of staff
  • Continuous CPD training for all SEN Teaching Assistants
  • The ability to work in a highly supported staff team within a lovely mainstream school
  • Gain the opportunity to make a huge difference to the social and emotional development of a SEN child as a 1:1 ASD Teaching Assistant

Requirements for a 1:1 ASD Teaching Assistant

  • Previous experience with Autism is preferable but passion for SEN, energy, and drive is key
  • Proactive and positive about making a difference to children’s development and wellbeing
  • Excel at building relationships with both students and staff
  • Live within commutable distance of Lambeth and surrounding areas


  • Long-term contracts are available for those who are looking for immediate work. We understand that pay is extremely important and it must be clear and simple! For that reason we have chosen to pay our staff via PAYE only. Quoted rates are gross pay and your pay will never involve employer's NI deductions or admin fees
  • Just as roles vary, so will the remuneration depending on the role requirements and your experience. You will often see these roles advertised as daily rates, please note that we pay PAYE only, please bear in mind that all school based work will be term time only
  • Again, we are happy to help you with any rates queries, just ask us!

Interested in hearing more about our 1:1 ASD Teaching Assistant roles?

If you want to hear more about our 1:1 ASD Teaching Assistant opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert, uploading your CV to our website, or emailing your CV to emilie@psinclusion.co.uk

If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion 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. We will help you with this.

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