Autism Support Assistant, SEND Teaching Assistant, Teaching Assistant
Central London, North West London
Posted 9 months ago

Autism Teaching Assistant – £85 – £105 per day – Immediate Start – Brent, London

  • SEN School located in Brent, London
  • Immediate Start – July 2024
  • £85 – £105 per day
  • Full Time (term-time only)
  • Great for aspiring Psychologists
  • Small class sizes and high levels of support
  • Working with children with SEMH / ASD


Have you recently thought about working with children and want to give back to the next generation in some way? Do the psychological complexities of the child mind, learning and development interest you so much that you would like to explore the possibility of working with young people in the school setting this year?


WhoFoundWho are supporting a Special Educational Needs School located in Brent, which is seeking a Autism Teaching Assistant to join their team immediately. If you have a recent Psychology Degree, or similar, and would like to explore an Autism Teaching Assistant role, then keep on reading as we have roles for you!


The School Is Looking for Applicants Who:

  • Have experience working with young people with SEND (Autism, SEMH, PMLD etc.)
  • Have experience with PECS, Makaton or experience working with people who are non-verbal
  • Is energetic, confident, and proactive.
  • Can relate to the students and build and good rapport whilst maintaining clear boundaries.
  • Can work effectively and independently on a 1-1 basis and use initiative, as well as follow instructions given by a manager.
  • Has a good understanding of safeguarding.
  • Has experience in any of the following roles: Behaviour Mentor, SEN TA, Youth Worker, Outreach Prison Officer, Mental Health Support Worker, Psychology/Criminology Graduate.
  • Have Right to Work In the UK (full time)


Why Apply for This Position?

  • Excellent career progression, fantastic opportunities if you’re considering a career in special education teaching, nursing, speech and language therapy, music therapy, physiotherapy, or occupational therapy.
  • Welcoming School with a very low turnover of staff.
  • Rewarding role. You’ll be giving back to the community whilst working in a meaningful career.
  • Training provided.
  • Access to a bespoke Wellbeing Programme and App.


Next Steps

  • Apply for the role and ensure you have a full up-to-date CV.
  • If shortlisted, you will be invited to a 15-minute informal phone call with myself to assess your suitability for the role and to answer any questions you may have.
  • The next stage will be a formal interview with the Headteacher held at the school.
  • If offered the position it will either be a permanent or fixed-term contract (dependent on your preferences and previous experience/qualifications).


Autism Teaching Assistant – £85 – £105 per day – Immediate Start – Brent, London

Job Features

Job Category

Primary, Secondary, SEND


£85 - £105 per day

Year group

Nursery / Reception / KS1 / KS2 / KS3 / KS4 / KS5 / SEND

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