ADHD - Teaching Assistant

Posted 24 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
LocationSouth East London
Job type Contract
Discipline Secondary Education
Contact NameAnelka Campbell

Job description

Role: ADHD Teaching Assistant

Location: South East London

Contract: Full time

Start: ASAP

Rate: £95-100

We are looking for multiple ADHD/ASD Specialist TA's to join one our biggest SEN schools in South East London. You will be delivering the best support to students aged 11-16. Most of the students have mild SEN and are working at a high level. The key aspects of this role is cohering to the behaviour de-escalation methods and promoting positive reinforcement strategies. We want you work to make a positive impact to the schools reputation and success.

The ideal candidate:

· Experience working with students with behavioural challenges, preferably in an educational or special education setting.

· Knowledge of behaviour management techniques, positive reinforcement strategies, and de-escalation methods.

· Ability to establish rapport and build positive relationships with students, demonstrating patience, empathy, and understanding.

· Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, to effectively collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals.

· Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to remain calm and composed in challenging situations.


· Must have strong SEN Experience (Preferably ASD and ADHD)

· Candidates must have a valid DBS certificate on the update service (Not mandatory as we can provide one)

· Some knowledge of strategies in working with young people with challenging behaviours

· CACHE Level 2 qualification or above.

· Basic knowledge of SEND and learning barriers.

· Safeguarding experience

If you are interested, please Apply to this excellent ADHD Teaching Assistant Role. If you wish to enquire about other education opportunities, please contact Anelka at Remedy Education.