Autism Support Worker

Birmingham, West Midlands
Date Posted:07 Jan 2021
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Long-term

Autism Support Worker

Birmingham, West Midlands

The role will be supporting a wide variation of needs including Autism (ASD), SEMH (Social and Emotional Mental Health), MLD (Moderate Learning Difficulties), Speech and Language (SP&L) and more! The students' needs vary in severity some will be verbal, some non-verbal. If you have any experience with children aged 4-18 with SEND (ASD, PMLD, SLD etc) we would love to hear from you! This does not have to be direct school experience; any transferrable skills will be considered.

The school are renown in the local area and in the special needs community , who go above and beyond for every pupil and for every staff member. If successful you will be welcomed with open arms, supported from day one & receive regular training in addition to FREE Tradewind CPD

Apply for this Autism Support Worker / SEND Teaching Assistant opportunity today, trial days and interviews are being held over the next two weeks.


· Autism Support Worker / SEND Teaching Assistant

· £65 - £75 a day + FREE CPD

· Support students with SEND on a day-to-day basis

· Liaising with Class Teachers to ensure the best support is given

· Provide a stimulating and safe learning environment for children

· Delivering specialist interventions

· Liaising with the school's therapists and external bodies


· Autism Support Worker / SEND Teaching Assistant

· Experience of supporting children (4-18) with SEN - Autism, PMLD, SLD, SP&L - Ideal

· Childcare related experience, ideally with a SEND focus

· You MUST be resilient, patient, calm-natured, empathetic & adaptable

· A hardworking and driven individual who will exceed all expectations of the role requirements


· Large well organised special school based in Shiley, Ofsted OUTSTANDING in all areas

· Very well facilitated and with modern resources

· Brilliant outdoor provisions and onsite pool

· Bespoke SEND training

· Welcoming and supportive staff

· safe secure onsite parking and great public transport links

· permenant contract on offer

Apply for this Autism Support Worker / SEND Teaching Assistant opportunity today, trial days and interviews are being held over the next two weeks!

To be considered for this role or to gain further information please get in touch with charlotte on 0121 643 3505 or email

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* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
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* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
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* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
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