SEN-TA – Autism Spectrum Disorder Specialist

Hackney LA

Job Description

SEN TA Specialising in Autism

Hours of Work: Monday to Friday, 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM, during term time.

Pay: As an SEN TA with a specialization in Autism, you’ll be joining an esteemed educational institution in Hackney, East London. Our client offers competitive daily rates commensurate with experience and qualifications:

SEN TA: £85-£100 per day.

Position: Full-time, long-term.

About Hackney, East London:

Nestled in the heart of East London, Hackney is a vibrant and culturally diverse borough known for its rich history, artistic flair, and community spirit. From the bustling markets of Broadway Market and Ridley Road to the serene green spaces of London Fields and Hackney Downs, this dynamic area offers a unique blend of urban excitement and natural beauty. With its lively street art scene, thriving food culture, and eclectic mix of shops and cafes, Hackney attracts residents and visitors alike with its unmistakable energy and charm.

About Our Client’s School:

Situated in the heart of Hackney, our client’s school is a beacon of inclusive education and student-centred learning. With a strong commitment to meeting the diverse needs of all learners, particularly those with special educational needs, the school provides a nurturing and supportive environment where every child is valued and respected. From its state-of-the-art facilities to its dedicated team of educators, the school is dedicated to fostering a culture of inclusion, innovation, and academic excellence.

Roles, Responsibilities, and Requirements:

As an SEN TA specializing in Autism, you will play a pivotal role in supporting students with tailored interventions and fostering their independence and well-being.

Your responsibilities will include:

• Providing one-on-one support to students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in both academic and social settings.
• Implementing individualized education plans (IEPs) and behaviour management strategies to support student progress and development.
• Collaborating with teachers, therapists, and other professionals to create a supportive and inclusive learning environment.
• Monitoring student progress and providing feedback to the SENCO and other team members.
• Supporting students during transitions and helping them develop essential life skills.
• Participating in training and professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge in working with students with ASD.

To excel in this role, you will need:

• Previous experience working with students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or other special educational needs.
• A patient, empathetic, and nurturing approach to supporting students with diverse learning needs.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.
• Flexibility, adaptability, and a willingness to work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team.
• Relevant qualifications or training in special education, autism support, or related fields (desirable but not essential).

Join our client’s school in Hackney, where passion meets purpose, and every contribution makes a difference. Apply now to become part of a dynamic team dedicated to shaping the future of education and empowering students to succeed.

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.

Teach Now operates stringent safer recruitment procedures.

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
Sami is a Resourcer, with responsibility across all London boroughs.



SEN-TA – Autism Spectrum Disorder Specialist

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