Primary ASD HLTA or equivalent, Wandsworth

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Ravenstone Primary SchoolWandsworth
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £20,333 - £22,019 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Primary ASD HLTA or equivalent
£20,333 - £22,019 per annum 35 hours per week
Full time
Required from November 2017 


We wish to appoint for November 2017 an outstanding higher level teaching assistant for children with ASD to the brand new Provision at Ravenstone Primary School in Balham. We will open on the 31st October 2017 and will eventually cater for 16 pupils from ages 4-11 on the Autistic Spectrum. The post holder will be responsible for the support and delivery of teaching and learning at key stages 1 and 2, and will model best practice to support staff, and will need to be an exceptional classroom practitioner and have demonstrable experience of working with children on the autism spectrum, with associated challenging behaviour and other complex needs.

The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Have experience of working with children with ASD, with proven ability to      ensure every child makes good progress across P-levels and National curriculum      levels
  • Have knowledge and experience with ASD approaches such as TEACCH, PECs and Makaton
  • Have experience of planning and delivering lessons in school settings
  • Be a  dedicated team member, energetic and committed to raising standards 
  • Work within and contribute to the larger school 
  • Be well organised, confident with strong interpersonal skills

Visits are welcome and actively encouraged as you will be able to gain an overview of the school and the school community. Please phone 020 8673 0594 to arrange a mutually convenient time.

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. Alternatively an application pack can be found on the Wandsworth Council website

For any further details please contact ­­­­the school on 020 8673 0594 or by the email below.

Completed applications should be returned to the school by email:

 Closing Date:16 October 2017 (at noon)
Interviews: 19 October 2017

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

CVs are not accepted.

Ravenstone Primary School Autistic Hub  Ravenstone Street  Balham, London SW12 9SS  

Telephone 020 8673 0594  E-mail:  Website:


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Address: Ravenstone Street, Balham High Road, London, SW12 9SS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8673 0594