AUTISM SUPPORT WORKER

Location: Bradford

Start date: Immediate

Contract type: Long-term temporary with a view to going permanent

Job type: Full time

Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 3:30pm

Pay: £83 – £85 per day, depending on experience

Leader Education is currently recruiting for 1:1 Teaching Assistants for a SEN school that’s co-located with a mainstream school.

This specialist school provides education and support for pupils aged 11 – 16. We are looking for individuals to support students with Autism on a 1:1 basis.

Previous experience working with autism and/or learning difficulties is a must.

Team Teach training is advantageous, however free training may be provided.

You:

  • Ideally have previous experience with autism, learning difficulties, or complex needs
  • Be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people
  • Have a high standard of classroom skills
  • Promote a positive, inclusive and integrated learning environment
  • Have a passion for teaching and learning with the ability to make learning enjoyable and fun
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a commitment to collaborative working

Leader Education can offer:

  • Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: £100 per referral (terms apply)
  • Competitive rates
  • Free CPD including Team Teach
  • A dedicated consultant to answer any queries and for ongoing support
  • Staff socials

Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.