Job Title: SEN Teaching Assistant – Autism
Type: Full Time
Categories: SEN Teaching Assistant – KS1
Teach Now are looking for a SEN teaching assistant to support a pupil in year 1 at a school bases in Drayton Park, Islington. This is a long term role to start from April 2021.
You will be working one-to-one with a year 1 on Autism Spectrum. The young boy has no behaviour difficulties but requires guidance to remain focused on the tasks assigned by the teacher. They require emotional support and can be distressed easily, so patience is a key for the role.
My client a vibrant, happy and inclusive two form entry school that serves the local community that is rich in diversity. They aim to ensure that all pupils at school have the highest aspirations, attain their full potential and enjoy learning in a school that is stimulating, challenging and creative. Inclusion is at the heart of their school and school believes that every child has the right to be successful, confident and well-prepared for the world.
The chosen candidate must be able to completely commit to the role as continuity is key.
The school are looking for individuals that are
Confident to ensure the child is working towards their target by following their IEP
Able to deal with the child’s anxiety and other emotional struggle
Dedicated, experienced and passionate about SEND
Able to commit for the duration of the placement
Creative and dynamic in their approach to teaching and learning whilst using effective behaviour management techniques.
Honest and compassionate
Happy to complete training to further develop their knowledge and understanding in education.
DBS checked or happy to complete one
Successful candidates will benefit from:
· Competitive rates
· CPD training
· Working alongside a supportive team
· Having a designated and committed consultant to support you through your role
· An excellent referral bonus scheme
If this role sounds interesting to you and you feel you have all the above qualities, then please reply to this advert with your most updated CV and Tabish will be in touch with you.
Good luck with your application, we look forward to hearing from you!