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ASD Support Assistants Required ASAP!

  • Location: Darlington
  • Start date: 18 Mar 2019
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11104091
  • Branch: Middlesbrough
  • Consultant: Samantha Neesam
  • Call: 01642 200 174
Job description
Are you a SEN Teaching Assistant seeking a new role?

I am recruiting on behalf of a vibrant, larger than average school in Darlington with a Good' Ofsted rating across the board. This school is seeking a passionate, dedicated individual to work with young people with ASD, aged 6-18.

Your role would involve aiding the pupils to learn as effectively as possible both in group situations and on an individual basis:

§ Clarifying and explaining instructions

§ Ensuring the pupils are able to use equipment and materials provided

§ Motivating and encouraging as required by providing levels of individual attention, reassurance and help with learning tasks as appropriate to pupils' needs

§ Using praise, commentary and assistance to encourage the pupils to concentrate and stay on task

§ Liaising with the class teacher, SENCO and other professionals about individual education plans (IEPs), contributing to the planning and delivery as appropriate

§ Consistently and effectively implementing agreed behaviour management strategies

§ Helping to make appropriate resources to support the pupils

§ Monitor the pupil's responses to the learning activities and, where appropriate, modify or adapt the activities as agreed with the teacher to achieve the intended learning outcomes.

This position is open to anyone with a minimum of 3 months of experience working as ASD Teaching Assistant, or as a community Support Assistant but a TA qualification at Level 2 or higher is advantageous. If you're interested in this fantastic opportunity with Protocol Education, please apply with your up to date CV.

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 £44.00.
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