Autism Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Brent, North West London

Ref: 3246Thursday 15 February 2024

£400 - £500 per week - paid PAYE

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Autism Teaching Assistant

  • Brent, North West London
  • ASAP Start
  • Full-Time, Term Time Only (39 working weeks throughout the year)
  • ASAP Start
  • £400 - £500 per week – paid Pay As You Earn (PAYE)
  • Ongoing training
  • Clear career progression
  • Excellent facilities for the students and staff

Specialist SEN School, which caters to children and young people aged 2 - 19 who have been diagnosed with Autism, complex needs, high sensory needs, and dysregulated behavior; some children may have mobility issues and medical needs

Beautiful school with modern and exciting facilities

Excellent career progression available with outstanding ongoing training and career development opportunities

We, Parker Smith Inclusion, are an ethical, people-focused SEN recruitment consultancy.

We care about our jobs and put our people and schools, most importantly our children, before profit.

We are working with a beautiful SEN school based in Brent, North West London.

The school is looking to appoint a dedicated and positive individual to join the school as an Autism Teaching Assistant, supporting across a variety of year groups and abilities.

This position is perfect for someone who is an aspiring Education Psychologist, Child Psychologist, Occupational Therapist, Speech and Language Therapist, Physio Therapist, and many more!

Why should you join the school?

  • A supportive and friendly team

  • Fantastic facilities and resources available for children with additional needs and associated learning disabilities

  • Focusing on creative learning: music, arts and crafts, cooking, sports, dance, yoga, and many more!

  • Providing personalised and individualized curriculum

  • Focusing on life skills as well as developing self-confidence and independence

  • Providing a safe and healthy environment for pupils and staff members

  • Short working hours of 8:45 am to 4 pm

What are you expected to do?

  • Supporting pupils in small classroom settings

  • Participating and engaging in school trips and other extra-curricular activities

  • Assisting the class teacher with planning, preparing, and delivering learning activities, as well as monitoring and assessing children’s achievement and progress

  • Working closely with the school's multi-disciplinary team and parents/ family members/ carers

  • Actively getting involved in a wide range of activities, promoting the physical, cognitive, cultural, social, and emotional well-being of the pupils

  • Actively interacting with children through play-based and sensory-related activities

  • Supporting children in hydro-pool

Requirements for Autism Teaching Assistant

  • Anyone passionate about SEN

  • Anyone with personal interests in supporting children and young people with Autism and learning disabilities

  • A positive, proactive, and patient individual who has a can-do attitude and is willing to learn

  • A team player and has great communication skills

  • Being able to build good working relationships with students and staff

Autism Teaching Assistant | ASAP Start | SEN Jobs | Education Jobs

Interested in hearing more?

You can apply by responding to this advert! Unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful in this role if you are not contacted within 5 working days. However, we will keep your CV, and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

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