ASD 1-1 TA

Canterbury, Kent
Date Posted: 13 Mar 2024
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£80 - £100 per day
  1. Long-term

ASD 1-1 TA

Canterbury, Kent
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Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of students with ASD? Do you thrive in a supportive educational environment where every child's potential is nurtured and celebrated?

If so, we have the role for you! Tradewind Recruitment are actively seeking a 1-1 Teaching Assistant to work with a named student with ASD at a secondary school in the Canterbury area. The hours are full time between 8:15am and 3:30pm with a daily rate of between £80 and £100 depending on experience.

The role:

  • Build a strong rapport and trust with the student to create a supportive learning environment
  • Implementing Individual Education Plans (IEP's) and adapting teaching strategies to meet the needs of the student
  • Providing academic support across various subjects and assisting with organisation and time management skills
  • Facilitating social skills development and promoting inclusion within the school community
  • Collaborate closely with teachers, SENCO's and other staff members to ensure a cohesive approach to supporting the student


  • Experience of working with individuals with ASD, preferably in an educational setting
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Patience, empathy and a genuine passion for supporting students with diverse needs
  • Hold or be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible
  • Legal right to work in the UK

If you want to inspire students to reach their full potential then we want to hear from you!

The benefits of joining Tradewind Recruitment:

  • Your income matters; we will always seek to get you the highest rate of pay and will provide you with the best possible advice
  • Your development matters; we offer our people free access to over 2,500 CPD courses, webinars and resources via the incredible National College
  • Your flexibility matters; we tailor the working week to you - daily supply, long-term contracts and permanent positions available local to you
  • Your wellbeing matters; we put people at the heart of everything we do and are proudly a Sunday Times Top 100 employer for 4 years running
  • We pride ourselves on our exceptional service to our candidates and are proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer

4 years
in a row!

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 4th year running!

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