Autism Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00039878-1
  • Date Posted: 20 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £72.00 to £75.00 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 once the schools reopen. All interviews for positions will be conducted over telephone and/or video call/Zoom/Teams.

Autism Teaching Assistant

Empowering Learning Ltd are looking for classroom assistants to support students with Autism. This will be working within the SEN provisions of Mainstream schools within the South East London Area.

We are looking for outstanding and SEN experienced Teaching Assistants who are dedicated to supporting children in a classroom setting or on a 1:1 basis. Our schools cater for children with varied SEN needs such as Autism, Dyslexia, Emotional and Behavioural difficulties, Moderate and Severe learning difficulties and Speech and language communication difficulties.

To be considered for the position you must have the following:

Experience supporting children with learning difficulties or disabilities.
Comfortable working with challenging behaviour.
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 2-5 days a week and able to commit to at least 3-6 months

In return, when working with Empowering Learning Ltd you will benefit from:

Dedicated consultant committed to finding the right role and setting for you
A fast clearance process, most of which can be accessed online
Termly CPD opportunities - TEAM TEACH / SEND Workshop

Empowering 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.

Please contact Claudia on (phone number removed) to find out more or send your application to (url removed) or follow the link to apply