Autism Specialist Teaching Assistant

Location: Southwark
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Teacher | SEN Support Jobs | SEN
Reference: PE11245587
Salary: £65 - £80 per day
Job Published: 24 days ago
My client is currently looking for an Autism Specialist Teaching Assistant to join their team in Southwark to work in a school close to London Bridge station. The main aim of this position is to make sure that the students feel that they are in a safe and engaging environment.

This school provides specialist support for 14 - 19-year-old with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The school is looking some who is a positive and calming presence in the classroom and ensuring that the students what to come to school every day and be proud of what they achieve.

Although you do not need any experience previously working in education. Previously working in a school or a care home would be beneficial.

The Specific duties of this role:
• Planning and preparing engaging lessons.
• Evaluating individual students' progression.
• Helping children to identify and acknowledge socially acceptable patterns of behaviours.
• Working part of a team to build a safe and stable environment for each child to grow.

This role would suite a strong team player who has a good knowledge of ASD who is also able to work as an individual when needed to. You will need to have a passion for SEN and to be able to provide the confidence in every child so that they can reach their full potential.

If you are interested in this role then please apply online successful applicants will be contacted within 3 working days.

Successful applicants will be subject to reference checks and an up to date DBS.