ASD Teaching Assistant - Rochdale

Recruiter
Monarch Education
Location
Healey
Salary
£55 per day
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ASD (Autism) Teaching Assistant - Rochdale

Monarch Education are seeking an experienced and committed specialist Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant who can support a pupil on a one-to-one basis.The right candidate will be working one-to-one with a pupil, who is currently displaying the following needs:
-Autism
-Challenging and disruptive behaviour
-Verbally and occasionally physically aggressive

Due to the nature of this position, the school require somebody with a strong background in supporting pupils with ASD (Autism) or those with challenging behaviours such as pupils with SEMH. The school will consider applications from Psychology Graduates with placement experience in ASD settings. It is important that you have a calm but firm and stable approach when working with pupils.
The position would be full-time, term-time only with potential to progress on to a permanent contract.

The school is based in Rochdale and is a larger than average 2 form entry Primary School. They have a strong SEN team in place, with support and training provided as appropriate to support you in your role.

If this is the role for you then please apply with your up-to-date CV.

If successful, you will be required to provide an enhanced DBS check as well as two educational references. We are committed to providing equal opportunities for all candidates as well as adhering to strict Safeguarding procedures.