ASD Specialist TA Roles Available in Wandsworth.

Location: Wandsworth
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Primary SEN Support | SEN
Reference: PE11209418
Salary: £60 - £85 per day
Job Published: 15 days ago

Benefits - PAYE Pay, No Umbrella Companies, Free CPD, Local work.

We are currently recruiting for a specialist teaching assistant role in an independent special-needs school for children and young people aged 4-19 with Autism. Your role will require perseverance, confidence and determination as you may need to handle challenging situations strongly, therefore you will need to be prepared.

Students benefit from individual learning programmes and one-to-one teaching, as well as paired and group work. As a specialist TA you will be required to help each child to progress at his or her own pace and work towards achieving their maximum potential and leading them live rewarding lives.
This is a full-time support position up until the end of the 2019/2020 academic school year, with a competitive salary.

Responsibilities:

·Managing pupil's behaviour.
·Ensuring students engage with lessons, providing academic support and working under the instruction of the class teacher.
·Helping the students with their life skills.

For this role, you will have:

·Experience working in specialist schools such as SEN schools, Pupil Referral Units or in Youth Work.
·Previous support work within a school or other child related experience.
·Strong behaviour management and confident with challenging behaviour.
·Happy to work one to one and small group work.
·An enthusiastic and friendly, yet firm approach.

Apply now with an up-to-date CV and all successful candidates will be contacted to progress their application.

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00.