Autism Specialist Teaching Assistant - Greenwich-September

  • Job Reference: 00010283-1
  • Date Posted: 18 June 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Greenwich, London
  • Salary: £70.00 to £77.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

CORONAVIRUS NOTICE: Empowering Learning are still recruiting staff during this time of crisis, in preparation for vacancies to start in the eventuality of schools reopening. All interviews for positions will be conducted over Skype or telephone.

Autism Specialist Support Assistant - Greenwich, September start.

Experience with Autism, MLD, Complex needs and Challenging behaviour
SEND School - South East London, Greenwich
Full-time position
Small class sizes 6-10 student
Fantastic resources and facilities for students to accessAre you looking for an exciting challenge as a SEND Teaching Assistant?

Do you want the opportunity to develop professionally in your career?

Empowering Learning Ltd are looking to appoint enthusiastic and dynamic Support Assistants to work in our fantastic SEND School in South East London, Greenwich. Our SEND School cater for Primary/Secondary aged students on Autism Spectrum, Complex needs and Challenging behaviour. They provide a positive and inclusive learning environment by recognising and valuing pupil's individual strengths to allow students to access learning to the best of their ability. The School and staff aim to engage individuals by providing an Autism friendly learning environment, a tailored curriculum and interventions to meet the student's needs accordingly.

We are looking for Teaching Assistants who are excellent practitioners, who take on a creative and dynamic approach to learning and are willing to commit to on a long-term basis to the school. We are looking for individual with a genuine passion and strong understanding of SEND learning environments. They are looking for individuals who have a fantastic work ethic, who can bring their dedication and specialist knowledge to help students learning and development.

To be successful for this role, you must have:

Experience working in a Primary or Secondary setting
Enthusiasm, dedication and motivation
A passion and desire to work with students with additional needs
Comfortable with challenging behaviour
Experience with Autism
Ability to be flexible and adapt to new learning environments
Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with staff and students
A valid DBS registered with the online update service or be willing to apply for a new one.
Available 5 days a week and able to commit to at least 1-12 monthsWhen working with Empowering Learning Ltd you will benefit from;

Dedicated consultant with a wealth of experience committed to finding the right role and setting for you
Competitive rates of pay, depending on experience £70-£78 a day
A fast clearance process, most of which can be accessed onlineEmpowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

If you are looking for a rewarding role in the SEND Education sector and want to make difference, we want to hear from you! Please click apply now and submit your CV today or you can contact Sarah Kidman on or via email