We are currently recruiting for SEN teaching assistants who has experience working with children or adults with Autism.
You will be working in SEN school based within Surrey in small classes alongside other experienced SEN TA's and a specialist ASD Teacher.
For this position you will ideally need experience working with young people on the Autism spectrum in a school or care setting.
The school are ideally looking for a Teaching Assistant who has :
Previous experience supporting pupils with Autism
Has an engaging, confident approach and is able to build positive relationships with pupils
Strong behaviour management skills
Ability to tailor your approach
Driven, motivated and positive personality
Ability to work in a way that promotes the safety and well-being of children and young people
As a SEN TA you will be expected to do the following :
Ensuring the pupils are able to use equipment and materials provided
Motivating and encouraging the pupil as required by providing levels of individual attention, reassurance and help with learning tasks as appropriate to pupils' needs
Assisting in speech and language, reading, spelling, numeracy, handwriting / presentation etc
Using praise, commentary and assistance to encourage the pupil to concentrate and stay on task
Liaising with class teacher, SENCO and other professionals about individual education plans (IEPs), contributing to the planning and delivery as appropriate
Providing additional nurture to individuals when requested by the class teacher or SENCO
Consistently and effectively implementing agreed behaviour management strategies
Helping to make appropriate resources to support the pupils
The school will provide access to specific training that is to suit the needs of the class you will be working in. With experience, you may take a course to become a higher level teaching assistant (HLTA).
With further study you could become a fully qualified SEN or mainstream teacher.
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