• Ealing
  • Full Time

Ealing LA

Job Description

As a SEN Teaching Assistant specializing in Autism, you will play a pivotal role in providing essential support to KS1 students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Working closely with the Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO) and class teachers, you will create a nurturing and inclusive learning environment, ensuring that every child can thrive and achieve their full potential.

Key Responsibilities:

·         Offer one-on-one and group support to KS1 students with Autism.

·         Collaborate with the SENCO and class teachers to develop and implement individualized education plans (IEPs).

·         Cultivate a supportive classroom atmosphere that encourages social and emotional growth.

·         Assist students with communication and sensory requirements, tailoring your approach to meet their unique needs.

·         Facilitate students’ access to the curriculum, adapting materials and utilizing specialized resources as necessary.

·         Collaborate closely with other professionals, including speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, and educational psychologists.

·         Monitor and document students’ progress, providing regular feedback to teachers and parents.

·         Promote independence and life skills development among students with Autism.

·         Ensure the safety and well-being of all students at all times.


·         Minimum Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification (Level 3 preferred).

·         Proven experience working with children with Autism in a UK educational setting.

·         Knowledge of Autism Spectrum Disorder and evidence of relevant training.

·         Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

·         Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting students with special educational needs.

·         Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.

·         Familiarity with relevant strategies and resources for supporting students with Autism.

·         Enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) clearance.

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