Teacher Assistant

REESON Education
£65 - £85 per day
30 Sep 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Teacher AssistantASD TA - SecondaryJanuary start65-85 daily rateExcellent CPD opportunitiesGreenwich - close to Plumstead stationI am currently working with a 'Good' (Ofsted 2012) SEN school that caters for primary and secondary aged students with ASD, PMLD and SLD based in Plumstead, Greenwich who are looking for an ASD Teacher Assistant to work within the secondary site of the school. As an ASD TA you will be required to provide assistance with personal care (toileting, feeding etc.) and also use PECs and Makaton to aid communication. This ASD Teacher Assistant role would suit both experienced TAs from SEN schools or mainstream primary schools - experience supporting learners would be advantageous though not a necessity.We are looking for an ASD Teacher Assistant who:Has experience supporting secondary aged pupils with ASDCan use PECs and Makaton (desirable but not essential)Team Teach trained (a huge bonus)Has a positive attitude and a resilient natureCan work independently and as part of a teamHas classroom based experience within a SEN or mainstream secondary settingExperience/training or willing to participate in personal care tasks (toileting, feeding etc)The secondary site opened 2 years ago and at the moment there is only KS3 based on site, with 3 classes providing teaching and support to students with ASD. They have a huge amount of brand new facilities on site that assist the development of young people with ASD, PMLD and SLD including a soft play area, hoisting equipment in every classroom, sensory rooms and sports hall. They are located in the same building as the training providers for the Greenwich borough and therefore have access to a huge amount of onsite and offsite training including Team Teach and Manual Handling.If you are interested in becoming part of a dynamic and expanding team that works hard to provide the best support to young people with ASD apply today to be considered for the position.
Salary: £65 - £85 per day. Date posted: 14/09/2017