1:1 High Functioning Autism Teaching Assistant - 3 days a week

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Surrey

Ref: 5471Thursday 23 May 2024

£90 - £110 per day (depending on experience and responsibility)

1:1 High Functioning Autism Teaching Assistant


Pay Range: £90 - £110 per day

School Hours - Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

Immediate Start


I am working with a lovely Mainstream school who are looking for a Teaching assistant to work 1:1 with an intelligent 6-year-old boy who as a diagnosis of Autism. The school are keen to take someone on immediately so that you have the opportunity to get to know this lovely young man ahead of the September start! There will also be an opportunity to support him during the school holidays to really strengthen the relationship. The school is a vibrant, inclusive learning community and a wonderful place to work and learn. At its heart is the vision to prepare children for lifelong learning. We are looking for nurturing, intelligent, and vibrant individuals who are skilled in supporting children with additional needs. You will also be given the opportunity to be trained in a social thinking programme called E.L.S.A to develop your career. If you are passionate about making a positive impact and helping children thrive, we would love to hear from you!


As a 1:1 Teaching Assistant:

  • Provide support and assistance to young boy with high functioning Autism
  • Build a strong relationship with him
  • Collaborate with teachers and SENCO to implement individualised support plans
  • Assist in creating a nurturing and inclusive learning environment
  • Undertake additional training such as E.L.S.A 



  • Previous experience working with students with Autism
  • Enhanced DBS
  • Ability to build rapport with students and establish positive relationships
  • Patience, empathy, and resilience in supporting students with diverse needs
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills


Why work with Parker Smith Inclusion? 

  • We have access to a wider range of job opportunities including vacancies that haven't been advertised yet :We have partnerships with multiple schools, Local Authorities, and educational organisations and can provide you with access to a wider range of job opportunities.
  • Expertise in the SEND education industry: we have specialist knowledge and experience in the SEND education industry, including an understanding of school hiring practices and requirements, which can help you navigate the job search process more effectively.
  • Assistance with CV and application materials:  we can provide guidance on preparing effective resumes and application materials, which can help you to stand out to schools
  • Interview preparation and coaching: we provide interview preparation and coaching tailored to the specific school to help you feel more confident and prepared for interviews.
  • One application - Multiple Opportunities: are you too busy to fill out lots of different application forms? register with us and only fill out one form
  • Continued support: we can provide continued support throughout the job search process, even after a job offer has been made


Interested in hear about more roles like this across London and Essex? Is this role not quite perfect for you? Get in touch and tell me what you want in your career!

Get in touch by applying to this advert or emailing isy@psinclusion.co.uk


Unfortunately if you are not contacted within 5 working days it means your application has been unsuccessful, we will however keep your records on file and contact you if a job role becomes available that we believe is perfect for you.

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