Autistic Spectrum Disorder Teaching Assistant

South West/ temporary / £85 - 97 per day

Job Title: ASD Teaching Assistant / Autistic Spectrum Disorder Teaching Assistant

Location: Trowbridge

Start Date: Immediate Start

Salary: £85 - £97 per day

Do you have a patient and nurturing nature?

Are you a confident and engaging ASD Teaching Assistant / Autistic Spectrum Disorder Teaching Assistant?

Do you have a real passion for helping every child reach their full potential?

TeacherActive is proud to be working with a SEND school in Trowbridge, supporting with their recruitment for a ASD Teaching Assistant / Autistic Spectrum Disorder Teaching Assistant. Children and young people join the school with a wide range of different needs and bring a wonderful mix of interests and personalities. They aim to provide an inclusive and supportive learning environment which allows everyone to achieve their best.

The school is seeking a passionate team player to take on this long-term role, although there is potential for this to become a permanent placement for the right ASD Teaching Assistant / Autistic Spectrum Disorder Teaching Assistant. The successful ASD Teaching Assistant / Autistic Spectrum Disorder Teaching Assistant will bring a new dimension and skill set to this role, while being supported by a pro-active, welcoming and dedicated team.

This is a rewarding role and requires applicants to have a background of supporting children with ASD. The role is on a week by week contract with the opportunity to go longer term for the right ASD teaching assistant / Autistic Spectrum Disorder teaching assistant. A proactive thinker with the ability to take control of situations confidently is necessary.

The successful ASD Teaching Assistant / Autistic Spectrum Disorder Teaching Assistant will have:

· Experience working with children with additional needs / disabilities

· Experience working with students with Autism / ASD and behaviours that challenge

· Level 2 or 3 CACHE or equivalent

· Team-Teach or MAPA qualifications desirable

In return for the above you can expect to receive:

· A dedicated team of consultants available 24/7 to help you with the easy onboarding process

· Guaranteed Payment Scheme *Terms and Conditions apply*

· CPD Courses and certificates as part of the My-Progression channel

· Market leading rates of pay

· TeacherActive Referral Scheme – Receive up to £100 when you refer a friend *Terms and Conditions apply*

Our staff are paid on a PAYE basis, so you can rest assured that you’re paying the right level of TAX and National Insurance and there’s no messing around with admin charges coming out of your hard earned cash.

If you are interested in this position, then click ‘APPLY NOW’ and I will be in touch regarding this fantastic opportunity.

EMAIL: [email protected]

CONTACT NUMBER: 0117 223 2200

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