SEND Teaching Assistant

Location: Leicester
Job Type: Part Time
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | SEN
Reference: PE11204305
Salary: Salary dependant upon experience
Job Published: 22 days ago
Role: Autism Specialist in Primary School
Age: 4 - 11 years old
Days: Monday - Friday
Time: 8:30am - 4:00pm

Situated in the heart of Leicestershire this two Special Needs School is seeking a dedicated and hard-working Autism specialist to work with individual and small groups of children on the Autistic spectrum. The right candidate will support children between the ages of 4 -11 years old, they will work closely with class teachers and the schools SENDCO. The school is minutes from Loughborough Town centre so easily accessible from all corners of Leicester and Leicestershire and offers excellent opportunities for personal development through internal and external training.

It will be will be beneficial if you have;

• Experience supporting Children with Special Educational Needs on a 1:1 basis
• Experience with Makaton
• Experience with PECS
• Enthusiastic and outgoing personality
• Excellent team work and communication skills
• A high regard for inclusion and equality
• The ability to make a positive contribution to the school as a whole

What we can offer
• CPD workshops including, Introduction to SEN, supporting students with ASD & Behaviour management and TeamTeach training



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.