Autism Support Teaching Assistant-Secondary

Location: Hounslow, Greater London, England
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: PE11320032
Salary: £65 - £90 per day
Job Published: about 2 months ago
Autism Support Teaching Assistant-Secondary
Hounslow

Protocol Education is recruiting a ASD specialist to work within a mainstream secondary school located in Hounslow. The school follows the national curriculum but also offers a modified curriculum for their autistic pupils to ensure they can participate in all areas of the curriculum and learn effectively from their individual starting points.
Part of your role will include supporting the teacher with a variety of teaching methods to suit each pupils' different learning styles. As an ASD teaching assistant, you will need to be resilient, compassionate and patient, understanding the importance of embracing individual uniqueness within every student. By creating a safe and encouraging environment so that each pupil can flourish and feel a sense of accomplishment, belonging and acceptance.

Responsibilities:

Boosting academic performance in English (including reading, writing and phonics), Maths, Science
Communication, speech and language skills.
Social skills, behaviour and emotional-regulation support.
Academic and admin/organisation-skills
Building confidence and self-esteem to enhance independence.
Happy to work 1-1 and small group work.
Working within a supportive environment and team

You MUST hold:

Hold ASD/SEN Experience
Clear & Current DBS on the update service OR willing to purchase one
Professional References available upon request (covering 2 years of employment history)

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