SEN Teaching Assistant (ASD)

Posted 5 months ago by Twenty 4 Seven
Caerphilly
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

SEN Teaching Assistant (ASD)


**Location: Caerphilly

**Fulltime

**ASAP Start

**Minimum of 3 months relevant experience required

Twenty4Seven Education is thrilled to be working alongside a vibrant and inviting primary school in a residential area in Caerphilly. They are looking for a hard-working and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join their amazing team of dedicated staff working with a pupil with autism spectrum disorder.

The School

The school provides itself on creating a safe, caring, and nurturing environment. They strive to provide all students with an enriching learning environment where they can develop their inquisitive and creative personalities. The school is part of a tight-knit community and listens to both the parents and pupils to help shape the way they approach education and provide a learning environment they can all take pride in. They are looking for a general Teaching Assistant to join their Nursery class and provide a fun and passionate approach to learning. The successful candidate will become part of the team of staff who are dedicated to helping children develop academically, socially, and personally.

The Role

The successful candidate will begin working as soon as possible and will be working term time during weekdays from 8:30 to 15:30. They will work alongside the classroom teacher supporting the classroom teacher and supporting a pupil with autism spectrum disorder.

As a Teaching Assistant 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
  • Will have a minimum of 3 months of experience
  • Teaching Assistant qualifications are also desirable but not required.

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

Twenty4Seven 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.