We have a special educational needs (SEND) teaching assistant job for a experienced teaching assistant with experience of working with autism (ASD) pupils.
Are you an experienced autism ( ASD) teaching assistant?
Axcis Recruitment are looking for an experienced specialist autism teaching assistant to join an ASD School based in West London a short walk from Mitcham Eastfield's station.
This 'Good' Ofsted rated ASD School is looking for experienced ASD teaching assistants to continue the high level of standards already in place.
This is a special free school for children and young people with a primary diagnosis of autism. The school currently caters for a maximum of 96 pupils between the ages of 4 and 16 years old.
The aim of the school is to provide a suitable environment with a high level of therapeutic support and excellent teaching to allow pupils with autism to achieve their full potential and to make the most of their intelligence, focus and skills.
The school aim is for each pupil to make above expected levels of progress in the EYFS and each Key Stage of the National Curriculum and to leave the school with either GCSEs or equivalent qualifications.
Some key facts about the School:
" Maximum of 8 pupils per class
" 96 pupils at capacity
" National curriculum - modified to suit the individual needs of each child/young person
" Individual plans for each pupil setting targets and monitoring achievements in Behaviour, Academic work, Social and Life Skills and Enrichment activities
" Baseline adult to pupil ratio of 1:2
An experienced special needs teaching assistant.
Energetic, enthusiastic and hard working.
Experienced in and passionate about working with pupils who have autism.
Conscientious and innovative "Able to use your knowledge and skills to provide the best possible education for learners.
Confident in dealing with children who may sometimes display challenging behaviours.
Axcis offers candidates a range of CPD courses- Including (but not limited to) L2 Safeguarding, Autism Awareness and Team Teach
This is a temporary position.
If you are interested, then please contact Danny Webb at Axcis Education on 020 7580 2956.
This is a temporary position unless otherwise stated.
Please note: The details of this job are correct as of the start of the school closures. We anticipate that there will still be a need to fill this vacancy either on the expected timescale (as many of the schools we work with will remain open to support SEND/Keyworker children) or when schools re-open. We are therefore continuing to accept applications but please bear with us as there may be a delay on the listed start date due to the fact that the situation is continually evolving.
Axcis is an equal opportunities employer. The company is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All staff will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, which include an enhanced DBS, full work history, references and a face-to-face interview.
Axcis Education is an employment agency offering temporary supply work for daily, short-term and long-term assignments in addition to permanent positions.