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Autism/ ASD Specialist Teaching Assistant - Southwark

Autism/ ASD Specialist Teaching Assistant - Southwark

  • Location

    Southwark, London

  • Sector:

    Special Education Needs

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  • Salary:

    £70 - £90 per day

  • Contact:

    Carly Walters

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    Long term

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Autism Specialist TA - Fantastic opportunity for Psychology Graduates - South East London, Southwark

Remedy Education are working in conjunction with a GOOD Southwark Primary School to find a Graduate SEN Teaching Assistant with extensive knowledge of Autism and experience working with SEN.

This opportunity is ideal for any candidate looking to pursue a career in Psychology and needs quality and focused experience with SEN children across a Primary School.

If you have a range of in-depth Autism knowledge and experience supporting those needs, continue reading for more details!

Job Specification

  • ASD Specialist Teaching Assistant - working across years 1-6
  • 1:1 support to children with Autism - focusing on Phonics, Reading, Writing and Maths
  • Emotional and behavioural support to specified children with ASD
  • Working with Teachers and the SENCO to ensure progress and development
  • Full time hours, 5 days a week (8:30am - 3.45pm)
  • Full academic year commitment - ASAP - July 2019
  • £70 - £90 per day - paid weekly

Candidate Specification

  • Psychology or Education related Degree - 1st Class or 2:1
  • Strong academics in A Levels and GCSEs
  • A*, A or B grades in English, Maths or Science will boost your application!
  • Calm, understanding and friendly personality
  • Passion, commitment and dependability within the workplace and using your own initiative!
  • Experience within UK education or child psychology setting is essential!
  • Clear understanding of the Autistic Spectrum
  • Perfect for aspiring Psychologists or SEN Teachers!

School information

  • A leading school within Southwark with a forward-thinking leadership team
  • Focused on ensuring all children are given the best possible start in life
  • Specialised Autism resources and support
  • Vibrant and creative curriculum
  • Newly built all-purpose building
  • Easy access to Northern line and central London stations
  • Brilliant community feel emanated throughout the Senior Leadership team

If you are a knowledgeable and passionate Psychology graduate with an interest in working with Autism in a leading Southwark Primary School, send your detailed CV and covering letter to Carly at Remedy Education.

If shortlisted for this position, you will be contacted within 24 working hours.

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