Autism support worker

Location: Redcar and Cleveland, England
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Education Recruitment Consultant | SEN Support Jobs | SEN
Reference: PE11322046
Salary: £65 - £85 per day
Job Published: about 1 month ago
Autism Support Worker

I am currently looking for an autism support worker with knowledge, understanding and experience with supporting children with autism in the classroom. If you have experience of supporting in a special needs school, Pupil referral unit or transferrable skills form supporting in care and are seeking a new challenge, then this role may be for you.

The specialist school is a small establishment with focus on a maximum of 10 children per classroom, in order to provide that person centered learning experience for the children.

·A calm, caring and friendly person
·1:1, 2:1 and 3:1 Support for children
·A caring and professional manner willing to support with personal care
·Experience of behaviour that challenges
·To be able to support in the classroom and in the playground
·Person centered care
·Good communication and tone
·To support and engage the children with learning

Makaton would be an advantage.

Experience of autism is essential and qualifications that would be suitable for this role is NVQ level 2 and Level 3 in Health and social care, care certificate, Teaching assistant Level 2 and Level 3.
In addition, Protocol Education can offer: Competitive rates of pay FREE continued professional development training (CPD) including Team Teach Ongoing honest, friendly, and professional support from our dedicated team of experts If you are looking for a rewarding challenge and have the suitable qualifications and personal qualities, please contact Stephanie on 01642 205952