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Job details

Job details
Employer Smart Teachers
Location Hackney
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring soon
Closing date
Job starts 02/01/2017

Smart Teachers is recruiting for a number of passionate and experienced ASD TAs (Autistic Spectrum Disorder Teaching Assistants) to join an ‘Outstanding’ ASD all-through school based in Hackney (north London). The role will involve supporting individuals within the class as well as working on a one-to-one basis with children with severe ASD and Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD). These ASD / PMLD support assistant positions will commence as soon as the suitable candidates are found. This is an inspiring school which encourages teachers and support staff to fulfil their potential as educators.

About the role:

  • ASD/PMLD Teaching Assistants
  • Must have previous ASD TA experience
  • Working 1:1 and in small groups of students who are non-verbal
  • Comfortable with personal care and feeding
  • Full-time contract position starting as soon as possible
  • Competitive salary up to £80 per day (depending on experience)

About the School

  • School caters for all ages from 3-16 years
  • Rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted
  • Located in a quiet and leafy location in north London
  • Dedicated and passionate team who are proactive in their approach to learning
  • SEN internal staff training provided
  • Located in zone 2, close to all public transport links

In order to be considered for one of these ASD TA roles you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Be eligible to work in the UK (must have a valid visa)
  • Must have proven UK based experience working with ASD students
  • Must have experience in Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD) and Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)
  • Be outgoing, friendly and approachable
  • Be able to provide recent classroom-based references that cover the last 12 months and valid DBS/police checks

As well as being part of this school's community, working with Smart Teachers also gives you access to:

  • Free CPD workshops
  • Regular social events
  • Consultant exclusivity

Interested in Applying?

To apply you must be eligible to work in the UK and meet all national safeguarding criteria. Please email your CV to szlresourcing@smartteachers.co.uk quoting Job Reference number SZL19785.

Due to the high volume of applications received, please note only suitable candidates will be contacted.

Smart Teachers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Candidates registering with Smart Teachers will need to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS and/or provide police checks from other countries, where appropriate. Smart Teachers is an equal opportunities employer.

Locations and contacts

London Office
39 Earlham Street
Covent Garden
London
WC2H 9LT
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
+44 20 7240 2409