Teaching Assistant for Autism student

Vision for Education Huddersfield
Huddersfield, UK
19 Aug 2019
09 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Teaching Assistant for Autism student

£65 - £70 per day
Flexible supply work- part and full time Monday to Friday (Vision are flexible around candidates and their availability)
Please only apply if you have relevant experience in the past few years working with children, young people or adults. Please phone us for more information regarding this.
Vision for Education is looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant for Autism student to join our successful supply team and work in local SEN settings across Kirklees. This is a flexible Teaching Assistant role, which will commence September 2019.

The role

Working as part of a dynamic and creative SEN Supply team, the Teaching Assistant for Autism student will focus on delivering specialist 1:1 support to young learners with Autism, whilst also providing general classroom support for a class of children with additional Special Needs.

The school

Vision for Education is looking for a committed and successful Autism Support Workers to join their motivated team. The settings we work with are looking for specialist Autism Support workers who have experience in dealing with ASD across the spectrum. We look after Schools who have these needs from Reception age where personal care will be required, up to College age where you will be supporting with Life Skills etc. The local community is highly supportive of the school and parental involvement is very positive.


To be considered for the Teaching Assistant for Autism student position, you will:

Have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant in a specialist ASD environment.
Be experienced in working with smaller nurture groups to boost attainment.

Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of school staff.
Team teach is required in some settings therefore willingness to learn is essential.
Ideally have experience supporting learners on a daily basis.
Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Vision for Education

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company TES Global.

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.

FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package worth £350.
Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks.

£50 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply

If you are a qualified Teaching Assistant (TA) who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role / what experience is required and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Huddersfield SEND team

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