Teaching Assistant (within Autism unit)

Enfield, London
Date Posted: 03 Nov 2023
  1. Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£85 - £90 per day
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant (within Autism unit)

Enfield, London
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🌟 Join Our Team, Primary School Autism Unit! 🌟

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of children with autism? Do you have the dedication and enthusiasm to support young learners in their educational journey? This SANZA client Primary School is thrilled to announce the opening of a brand-new Autism Unit, and we are seeking a compassionate and skilled Teaching Assistant to join us on this exciting venture.

Position: Teaching Assistant - Autism Unit
Location: Enfield Borough, London
Number of Children: 8
Contract Type: Full-time
Contract Duration: Immediate Start until July 2024
Working Hours: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm (Term Time Only)

We believe in fostering a nurturing and inclusive environment where every child's potential is recognized and celebrated. Our Autism Unit is a testament to our commitment to providing specialized support for children with autism, ensuring they receive a tailored education that meets their unique needs. By joining our dedicated team, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of these young learners.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Provide individualized support and guidance to students within the Autism Unit.
  • Collaborate with the class teacher and therapists to implement personalized learning programs.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive classroom atmosphere where every child feels valued and supported.
  • Assist students in developing social, communication, and behavioral skills.
  • Work closely with parents and caregivers to ensure a holistic approach to each child's development.
  • Contribute to a collaborative team environment and participate in training and professional development opportunities.


  • Relevant experience working with children with autism is highly desirable.
  • NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Teaching and Learning Support or equivalent qualification.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively within a team.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting children with autism.
  • A positive and proactive attitude towards overcoming challenges.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary £90 per day
  • Professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and expertise.
  • A supportive and inclusive working environment.
  • The opportunity to be part of a pioneering team in our new Autism Unit.
  • Career growth prospects within our expanding school community.

If you are ready to embark on a rewarding journey and make a meaningful impact on the lives of children with autism, we would love to hear from you. To apply, please submit your resume to john.sandford@sanzateaching.com or call SANZA Teaching 0207 845 6240

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