ASD Specialist Teaching Assistant - Nuneaton - ASAP Start

£55 - £90 per day
30 Sep 2017
19 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
ASD Specialist Teaching Assistant - Nuneaton - ASAP StartASD Specialist Teaching Assistant required for a Primary School in Nuneaton. Do you have experience supporting pupils with Autistic Spectrum Disorder in a classroom setting? Then this could be the role for you!Academics Ltd are working in collaboration with a large primary school in Nuneaton in their search for a passionate and highly motivated Teaching Assistant to provide 1:1 support for an identified pupil with Autism.Role Requirements:A good knowledge and understanding of ASD and the challenges it presentsExperience supporting pupils or adults with Autism; must have a strong understanding of how a pupil's need can be met within a mainstream settingConfident managing challenging behaviour in the classroom and using de-escalation techniques. (Team-Teach trained is not essential but would be a great advantage.)Skilled working with pupils with communication difficulties; PECS training is advantageous but not essentialAble to liaise with both parents and teachers about the child's progress and developmentThis is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to join a well-established and supportive SEN support team with potential for career progression and development.If this sounds like this could the role for you, please contact Bessie at Academics Ltd on 0121 616 7610 or send your CV to
Salary: £55 - £90 per day. Date posted: 18/09/2017