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SEN-TA – Autism Spectrum Disorder Specialist (non-verbal)

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Job Advertisement: SEN-TA – Autism Spectrum Disorder Specialist (non-verbal)

Hours of Work: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM, Term Time

Pay: £85-£100 per day

Location: Collindale

Job Type: Full Time, Long Term

About the school:

Our school is a modern, brand new community school located in the heart of Collindale, London. With an OFSTED rating of “Good,” we are proud to provide an inclusive and nurturing environment for over 400 pupils. We operate with a relaxed corporate leadership style and a supportive team, fostering a welcoming atmosphere for staff and students alike. Our school emphasizes excellence in reading and writing, with a strong focus on promoting high academic achievement. We have a diverse student body with mixed abilities, including a significant number of pupils with special educational needs (SEN), particularly those with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Our state-of-the-art facilities include an amazing library, advanced sports amenities, and a wide range of resources to support effective learning. We are dedicated to ensuring our pupils have access to outstanding educational opportunities and thrive in a well-rounded, supportive environment.

About the role:

We are seeking a dedicated SEN Teaching Assistant specialising in non-verbal Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to join our supportive team at a modern community school in Collindale, London. This full-time role requires a compassionate individual to provide tailored support to students in Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, ensuring they receive the individualised education they need to succeed. You will work closely with teachers to implement Individual Education Plans (IEPs), monitor student progress, and foster a positive and inclusive classroom environment. Building strong relationships with parents is essential to ensure the best outcomes for our students. This position offers the opportunity to make a significant impact in a vibrant and diverse educational setting.

Application Requirements:

• Experience working with non-verbal children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
• Strong understanding of ASD and effective communication strategies.
• Patience, empathy, and excellent interpersonal skills.
• Relevant qualifications in education or special educational needs desired.
• Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role.
• Demonstrated expertise in implementing Individual Education Plans (IEPs).

Key Responsibilities:

• Provide one-on-one and group support to non-verbal students with ASD.
• Foster a safe and supportive learning environment.
• Collaborate with teachers, parents, and specialists to develop effective strategies.
• Monitor and record students’ progress and behavior.

In addition to the core requirements, we offer a range of benefits and perks to support our staff’s wellbeing and professional development. Our school provides ample car parking facilities and access to state-of-the-art technology equipment to enhance teaching and learning experiences. We prioritise the health and wellbeing of our staff by offering wellbeing courses. Continuous Professional Development (CPD) opportunities are available to support career growth and enhance skills. As part of our commitment to nurturing talent, we offer clear progression opportunities for ambitious individuals looking to advance their careers in education. With a dedicated focus on driving results and raising attainment, our school provides an inspiring environment where staff can thrive and make a meaningful impact on the lives of our students.

Do you feel you meet the criteria for this exciting opportunity? If so, please either apply below or contact Teach-Now directly. All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. If you are not contacted within 2 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and continue to help you in your search for a job within education. Good luck with your application, we look forward to hearing from you.

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We are committed to promoting equality and challenging discrimination. Teach Now is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Clearance.

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Sami Ozay
Sami Ozay
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