ASD/ADHD Teaching Assistant

Posted 22 April 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Secondary Education
Contact NameAnelka Campbell

Job description

ADHD and ASD - Teaching Asstiant

Role: 1:1 Behaviour role - Secondary

Location: Lambeth, South East London

Contract: Full time

Start: ASAP

Rate: £95-105

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 (Not Mandartory)
  • Basic knowledge of SEND and learning barriers.
  • Safeguarding experience

If you are interested please Apply to this excellent ADHD/ASD Teaching Assistant Role. We are happy to announce that we are now giving £!00 referrals for any candidates you reccomend. If you wish to enquire about other education opportunities, please contact Anelka at Remedy Education.