Autism Teaching Assistant

Posted 20 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Secondary Education
Contact NameAnelka Campbell

Job description

Autism Teaching Assistant | Greenwich | September

Role: Autism Teaching Assistant - Secondary

Location: Royal London Borough of Greenwich

Contract: Full time

Start: ASAP

Rate: £90-105

Autism Teaching Assistant - We want you to join us !!!

Autism Teaching Assistant - We want you to join us!!!

Autism Teaching Assistant - We want you to join us!!!

We are looking for an outstanding Autism Teaching Assistant to join one of our leading schools in Greenwich, South East London. As an autism Teaching Assistant you will be providing a fostering and positive approach to teaching. You will be managing behaviour and adhering to safeguarding principles. For this role you will be supporting a year 6 classroom, some students can be quite challenging, but this is your chance to showcase your skills and behaviour management abilities.

You will collaborate with the classroom teacher and other professionals to create a positive and inclusive learning environment for the student.

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.


  • Experience working either with ASD, ADHD or SEMH
  • Safeguarding experience
  • Enhanced DBS Certificate (preferably on the update service)


  • Great potential to land a permanent role
  • We offer flexible shifts, part time and full time
  • £100 referral scheme for anyone you recommend to work with us

If you are seeking a fantastic new challenge as an Autism Teaching Assistant to work in a primary school please "APPLY" or contact Anelka Campbell using the details provided.