SEND Classroom Assistant

Location: Hillingdon, Greater London, England
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11324332
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: 18 days ago
My client is based in Hillingdon looking for a teaching assistant to help at a specialist school for children with Autism between 3 19 years old.

Located over two sites both primary and secondary providing education and support to pupils with different needs and abilities. With support from a skilled staff team, an organisation that provides a range of extra-curricular activities and great support and advice to families/carers they are looking for a pro active individual to join the team to help develop the independence for these young people.

About the role:
-Supporting children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
-Encouraging children throughout their young years between 3-19 years of age.
-Daily rate between £60-£75.
-Helping students to develop life skills.
-Working hours of 8.30-16.00pm.
-Immediate start, 5 days a week.

Specific duties:
-Preparing lessons using resources provided.
-Managing pupil's behaviour.
-Helping children identify and acknowledge socially acceptable patterns of behaviour.
-Develop home/school relationships towards children and their families.
-Teach students how to work under instruction of the class teacher.
-Assisting with personal care.

-Enthusiastic friendly but firm approach.
-Previous support work within a school or other young people related experiences.
-Able to commit to working one to one and within small groups.
-Confidence in having strong behaviour management and dealing with challenging behaviour.
-Be able to provide a valid DBS or be on the update system.

Sound like something you would be interested in? Then please get in touch by sending us your CV and a member of the team will be in touch within 3-5 working days if you are successful.