SEN Teaching Assistant - ASD Autism Support

£13650 - £15600/annum £13,650 - £15,600
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
SEN Teaching Assistant - ASD Autism Support

Applications are now being accepted for a SEN Teaching Assistant for an inclusive mainstream Primary School in Chelmsford; this is a great opportunity for a capable individual looking to join a friendly and supportive school and make the difference in the lives of pupils with Autism.

***SEN Teaching Assistant at an inclusive mainstream Primary School
***ASD specialist support role
***£13,650 - £15,600 per annum or £70-£80 per day
***September 2017-July 2018 (entire academic year)
***Trial days being held ASAP!

SEN Teaching Assistant - ASD Autism Support - Job Specification

If you are a bright, confident and patient Psychology Graduate with your sights set on training for a career as an Educational Psychology, Child Psychology or Speech and Language Therapy then this could be the perfect role for you to take on. The designated SENCO is looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant who has their sights sets on a career focused on SEN and psychology. You must be a consistent TA who is able to commit to at least one academic year in order to be considered for this role.

About the SEN Teaching Assistant role

You will be required to support SEN pupils on a 1:1 basis; helping them to access the curriculum. You will be working alongside pupils at the school with Autism so having a good working knowledge of PECS and Makaton is beneficial. You will need to be confident handling challenging situations with a patient approach. Your duties will include flourishing under the mentorship of a designated SENCO who will be taking an active role in your development at every stage.

About the School

You will be working within a friendly and supportive Primary School setting in Chelmsford, Essex. Working under the guidance of an experienced SENCO, you will have access to all appropriate CPD in order for you to develop and maintain the highest of standards. This school prides itself on offering a fantastic education to each and every one of its pupils regardless of their background or circumstances.

This is the perfect opportunity for Psychology Graduates to gain experience working with ASD students. Do not miss out on this SEN Teaching Assistant position role in Chelmsford and apply today! Click 'Apply Now' and send your CV and covering letter to Matt Burgum at EduStaff.

Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted for this SEN Teaching Assistant role in Chelmsford