SEND (Autism) Teaching Assistant
Full time - term time
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Schools - Support
First Class Supply work with schools throughout North Tyneside who require Teaching Assistants to work with SEND pupils on both a 1-1 and small group basis. A variety of settings are available providing opportunities for you to work within your preferred special needs environment which include Autism, Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties, Sensory Impairment, and Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties.
A range of daily and longer term positions are available, where you will be able to establish good working relationships within the teams of specific schools. There are options for full or part time hours, meaning we are able to provide you with a position that suits your lifestyle. For those interested in longer term positions, we will be happy to discuss potential roles. This is also an excellent opportunity if you are seeking permanent employment as introductions to new schools often leads to future positions.
To apply for this role you must:
• be able to work independently on either a 1-1 or small group basis
• be pro-active, enthusiastic, energetic and reliable
• be flexible to work at short notice as and when the need arises
• have recent experience in a Teaching Assistant role, within a special needs environment
• hold a relevant child care or education qualification at Level 3 or above.
First Class Supply are a genuine independent Employment Business that specialises in the education sector, currently celebrating 17 hugely successful years in educational recruitment. We have an unrivalled, fantastic reputation for delivering an exceptional, personal service to our partner schools, teachers and support staff alike. The first to forge real partnerships with schools, we are proud that our company ethos to support our local community in real ways has proved truly beneficial. As part of our commitment to our teachers and support staff we offer free, ongoing CPD courses, as well as ongoing professional support by in-house educational industry professionals. We lead, where others follow.
First Class Supply have forged strong partnerships with schools in Northumberland, North Tyneside, Newcastle, Gateshead, South Tyneside, Sunderland, Durham and Tees Valley.
If you would like to learn more about us and join the largest independent supply teaching agency in the North East visit our website; www.firstclasssupply.co.uk Alternatively, contact us on 0191 251 5566 to speak to one of our friendly team.
Applicants will attend a face-to-face interview, be expected to undergo reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure (if not currently held).
First Class Supply is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education.