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SEN-TA – Autism Spectrum Disorder Specialist

Islington LA

Job Description

SEN-TA – Autism Spectrum Disorder Specialist

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

Pay: £85-£100 per day

Location: Islington

Job Type: Full Time, Long Term

About the school:

Our school in Islington is a thriving educational hub with a student body of approximately 500 children. Our modern building is set within spacious grounds, offering ample outdoor play areas, a dedicated sensory garden, and state-of-the-art classrooms designed to inspire learning. We pride ourselves on our inclusive approach, particularly our strong focus on supporting students with Special Educational Needs (SEN).

Our curriculum is rich and varied, with special emphasis on creative arts, STEM subjects, and physical education. Our after-school clubs include robotics, drama, and sports, ensuring students have a well-rounded experience. Located in a lively part of London, we are well-connected by public transport and surrounded by cultural and recreational amenities.

About the role:

We are seeking a dedicated SEN-TA with a specialism in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to join our passionate team. This full-time role has become available due to a valued team member’s retirement, and we are looking for someone who can continue their excellent work.

The successful candidate will work across Key Stages 1 and 2, providing tailored support to students with ASD. You will be joining a supportive team that values innovation and collaboration. With small class sizes and a strong SEN department, this role offers a unique opportunity to make a significant impact on the educational journey of our students.

Application Requirements:

• Previous experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
• A relevant qualification in Special Educational Needs is highly beneficial.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting children’s development.

Key Responsibilities:

• Provide one-on-one and group support to students with ASD.

• Develop and implement individualised learning plans.

• Assist in the planning and delivery of tailored educational activities.

• Monitor and report on student progress.

Perks and Benefits:

• Competitive daily rate of £85-£100.

• Professional development opportunities.

• A supportive and collaborative work environment.

• Access to a range of resources and facilities.

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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