First Class Supply have a number of long term opportunities for Teaching Assistants who have experience of working with children on the autistic spectrum.
You will be working on a one-to-one basis where you will be assisting in the educational and social development of the pupil under the direction and guidance of the classroom teacher; assisting in the implementation of Individual Education Programmes for pupils to help monitor their progress; provide support for the students inside and outside the classroom environment to enable them to fully participate in activities; assisting class teachers with maintaining student records i.e. reading logs, homework diaries etc.
The successful applicants will:
- Have experience of supporting pupils with autism
- Have knowledge of supporting through lessons to help development
- Have a proven track record of working on a 1-1 basis
- Be familiar with IEP formulation.
- Have knowledge of the national primary curriculum
- Have excellent communication skills with parents and outside agencies
First Class Supply are genuinely independent supply teaching specialists, currently celebrating 12 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, please 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.