Behavioural Support Teaching Assistant

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

Ref: 2795Monday 22 January 2024

Behavioural Support Teaching Assistant

  • Daily Rate £80 - £95 (£400 - £450 per week)
  • PAYE Payments
  • Hayes, North West London
  • Term time only
  • Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 4pm
  • A specialist provision for children and young people with Autism/ASC and associated learning disabilities
  • Excellent ongoing CPD and training
  • Temp - Perm
  • Beautiful Facilities

Do you care about children's well-being? Do you know anyone who has additional needs but struggled when they were in education? Are you passionate about supporting children who need help? Are you an aspiring child psychologist, educational psychologist, therapist, or teacher? Are you looking to gain more experience working in a school that specialises in supporting children who have Autism/ASC and associated learning disabilities?

We are Parker Smith Inclusion. We are proud to say that we are an ethical SEN recruitment consultancy. We want to see our people happy!

One of our schools is actively looking for a Behavioural Support Teaching Assistant to join them on a full-time long-term contract basis as soon as possible. This is a term-time only position, and there are possibilities to become permanent. School hours are 8:30am until 4pm, and unfortunately, we cannot provide part-time or flexible work options.

About the needs

  • All students have an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) and have been diagnosed with Autism/ASC, Severe Learning Disabilities (SLD), and Profound Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD)
  • Likely to have Speech and Language Communication Needs (SLCN)
  • Could be non-verbal and require alternative communication
  • Have difficulties with social skills
  • Need support with daily activities including feeding and toileting
  • Displays challenging behaviour such as biting, scratching and spitting
  • Some have mobility needs and are wheelchair users

About the school

  • Located in Hayes, North West London
  • Easily accessible via public transport OR parking available on site
  • Provides individualised and creative curriculum to students who have been diagnosed with Autism, Severe Learning Disabilities (SLD), and Profound Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD)
  • Provides a therapeutic and nurturing learning environment
  • Works very closely with local communities

About you

We don't need any qualifications for you to be able to work in this school. You will be positive and not afraid of challenges. You will understand children's backgrounds and be able to build trusting relationships. You will manage behaviour in positive ways and will support children to learn. You are well-organised and have clear communication skills. You may have personal interests or experience supporting children and young people with Autism/ASC and any additional needs.

Interested in hearing more?

If you are interested in this position or want to know more about who we are and what other SEN jobs we have please contact Caitlin @ PS Inclusion. You can also apply by responding to this advert!

If you are not contacted within 5 working days, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in this role. However, we will keep your CV, and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEN 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. By applying for this role, you consent to Parker Smith Inclusion Ltd storing your details in our fully encrypted database, in line with the new GDPR requirements.

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