Teaching Assistant working with Autism

Liverpool, Merseyside
JHL2031_1587399040
Date Posted:20 Apr 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £70 per day
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant working with Autism

Liverpool, Merseyside
Tradewind Recruitment are currently looking for a Teaching Assistant who will based within a school in South Liverpool.
This school is situated in a leafy area of South Liverpool and educated children from Early Years up to Key Stage 5. All children have an Autism diagnosis. The school takes pride in having a huge focus on Autism Education research and development.

We are looking for a teaching assistant to work with a Key Stage 2 class of 8 pupils. You will be supported by a team including a qualified teacher and two teaching assistants. Hours of work are 8.30-4pm Monday to Friday. The pupils in this class have autism along with associated issues, including communication, speech and language as well as behaviour regulation difficulties.

We are looking for:
* Experience working with young children
* Previous experience with challenging behaviours
* Calm but positive personality
* Level headed
* Skills to empower young people to make them believe they can achieve
* Excellent listening skills
* Maths and English GCSE as a minimum, TA qualification or hold a degree
* Previous experience around Autism is desirable

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:
* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
* We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact!
* Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as Teaching Assistant or for more information about the role, contact Jemma Howson, Senior SEN Consultant 0151 221 9666.

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