Job description

Autism Secondary Teaching Assistant - ASD Specialism TA
Full time 8:30 – 15:30
Feltham, Hounslow
Rated ‘Outstanding’
£75 – £85 per day
Permanent contracts

Have you been building a career in specialist support, working with children with autism and are you passionate about what you do?
Have you supported children or young people with autism in any environment; personal, education or care?
Are you looking for a new challenge in a supportive environment, working in an innovative and specialised environment for children who are on autistic spectrum?
This Autism Secondary Teaching Assistant/ ASD Specialism TA role may be your next step in helping children with autism!

What is the role of Autism Secondary Teaching Assistant - ASD Specialism TA?
Your main responsibility as Autism Secondary Teaching Assistant will be to work in groups and 1:1 with secondary aged children with low to high functioning autism; developing communication skills, supporting progression and independence through sensory play/ learning and various specialised curriculum and resources.

What are we looking for?
  • Aspiring Pastoral Workers, Child Psychologists, Educational Psychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, SALTs, Counsellors, and Social Workers
  • A Passion for working with children with autism
  • Ideally previous experience supporting children with autism in any environment; personal, education or care
  • Personable and caring personality
Interested in hearing more about ASD Secondary Teaching Assistant
As a Specialist Support Worker, you will be responsible for the enrichment of special needs children's education, tasked with enhancing the school experience of the young people at this school. This is a great opportunity in a growing establishment with excellent support to build experience working amongst young people with autism
The school will be interviewing via phone over the next 3 weeks so a swift application is a must.
Do you feel you meet the criteria for this exciting opportunity? If so, please either apply below or contact Daniel Wade at GSL directly via either sending a CV or call 020 7739 2211 to find out more.
GSL Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
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