Teaching Assistant

Posted 6 September by Empowering Learning
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Autism Teaching Assistant

Are you looking for a Job working with Autistic students?

Are you experienced in SEND?

The school:

We are currently looking for a Teaching Assistant to work across the board in an School based in Kent,swanley Postcode. The right person will be working in our Autism school based in Swanley and will be supporting small classes of students at low ability who need academic as well as social development. There are 5-6 students in a class with one to two Teaching and Learning Support Assistants. Our young people have struggled in mainstream education and need a positive experience. The majority of pupils are on EHCP and have been diagnosed with ADHD and/or Autism. The Teacher will become part of a team that specializes in delivering curriculum designed to meet individual needs and give our students the best possible educational outcomes.

Job Responsibilities

  • Able to work with groups or 1:1 support within the classroom
  • Supporting pupils with Complex Needs, Autism & Learning Difficulties
  • Supervising pupils behaviour
  • Encourage, engage and support pupils with their learning & development

The School: is a school based in the sevenoaks area, the school is an autism and SLD specialist school. They are a performing arts specialist school and help children with bringing out their talents and Strengths through performing and musical.

We are looking for candidates who have Moving and Handling Practical training. candidates with this qualification?

We are a specialist school for children and young people between the ages of 4 - 19 with physical disabilities, complex medical needs and associated learning difficulties. Our school has residential provisions.

We are looking for candidates who can assist with students long term and ideally experience with Personal Care.

The school has gone from strength to strength to ensure the Accessibility for the students.

They look for candidates to work one to one and in small groups with the students, you must be enthusiastic and have the knowledge or want to learn and trained to work with SEND.

You must have:

  • Experience of working with children with SEN, Autism ADHD or SLD
  • A commitment to ongoing professional development.
  • An excellent knowledge of the specialist curriculum area and how it may be effectively taught.

If you are looking for a rewarding role in SEN role and want to make difference, we want to hear from you TODAY! Please contact Patricia on or via email

Required skills

  • education
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Special needs
  • schools
  • autism
  • Kent
  • behaviour
  • SEMH
  • Swanley

Reference: 43943405

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