My client is based in Hillingdon looking for a teaching assistant to help at a specialist school for children with Autism between 3 19 years old.
Located over two sites both primary and secondary providing education and support to pupils with different needs and abilities. With support from a skilled staff team, an organisation that provides a range of extra-curricular activities and great support and advice to families/carers they are looking for a pro active individual to join the team to help develop the independence for these young people.
About the role: -Supporting children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD). -Encouraging children throughout their young years between 3-19 years of age. -Daily rate between £60-£75. -Helping students to develop life skills. -Working hours of 8.30-16.00pm. -Immediate start, 5 days a week.
Specific duties: -Preparing lessons using resources provided. -Managing pupil's behaviour. -Helping children identify and acknowledge socially acceptable patterns of behaviour. -Develop home/school relationships towards children and their families. -Teach students how to work under instruction of the class teacher. -Assisting with personal care.
Requirements: -Enthusiastic friendly but firm approach. -Previous support work within a school or other young people related experiences. -Able to commit to working one to one and within small groups. -Confidence in having strong behaviour management and dealing with challenging behaviour. -Be able to provide a valid DBS or be on the update system.
Sound like something you would be interested in? Then please get in touch by sending us your CV and a member of the team will be in touch within 3-5 working days if you are successful.