Qualified SEN Teaching Assistant (ASD)

Posted 6 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Qualified SEN Teaching Assistant (ASD)

**Location: Neath
**September Start
**Level 3 Child Care or Equivalent

Twenty4Seven Education is thrilled to be working with this inviting and modern primary school located in Neath. They are looking for a qualified teaching assistant to work in their Year 2 class supporting a pupil with autism spectrum disorder on a one-to-one basis.

The School

The school is dedicated to providing its students with a stimulating and enjoyable curriculum that helps the children grow academically socially and personally. The school is run by a dedicated team of staff who work to create a friendly and welcoming environment that the pupils can take pride in. The school prides itself on its ability to meet its pupil’s individual needs and develop each unique set of skills that they bring to the school. They are looking for a dedicated and passionate Teaching Assistant who will help support a pupil with ASD on a one-to-one basis developing their academic social and personal skills.

The Role

The successful candidate will be given a fixed-term contract starting in September and continuing through to the end of the academic year, with the possibility of this becoming permanent. They will be working term-time from 8:30 to 15:30 on weekdays.

As a one-to-one TA you will:

Work one-to-one with a pupil with ASD
Assist the pupil in accessing the curriculum
Assist the pupil in making progress academically, socially, and personally
Get to know the pupil and learn how to support them further
Plan and put into action learning activities with the teacher
Support the classroom teacher

The successful candidate:
Will be patient, enthusiastic, and approachable
Will have an understanding of how to support children with ASD
Will have experience working within an educational setting
Will have a good command of the English language

The Benefits of working with Twenty4Seven Education:

Opportunities to work in a variety of local Schools & Colleges which enables you to establish where you work best
Twenty-4-Seven support from your designated consultant
Potential long-term roles
Competitive pay rates
Recommend-a-friend Scheme

Twenty 4 Seven Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Therefore, this position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and will be required to obtain an Education Workforce Council (EWC) check. Full assistance will be provided.