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Autism Specialist Teaching Assistant Required

Date Posted: 14 September 2017

Subject: SEN (Special Education Needs)

Branch: Cambridgeshire Location: Peterborough

Position: Teaching Assistant

Type: SEN Teaching Assistant

justteachers are looking to recruit an experienced SEN teaching assistant to work within one of our Community Primary Schools situated in Peterborough. This vibrant school strives to keep all of it students engaged and motivated to ensure that it is a fantastic place to learn and develop essential key skills. The school endeavour to provide its children with memorable and powerful learning experiences and promote an ethos of self-belief, respect and pride in everything that they achieve. As an enhanced mainstream school, the school provides support to many other schools in the area and also offers a highly inclusive learning environment to ensure that all children achieve well.

This full time position is to start from October 2017 and will predominantly be assisting with a autistic pupil in KS2. The pupil has difficulties with interpreting both verbal and non-verbal language therefore clear communication skills are essential.

If you want to make a difference to the life of our pupil then this could be the job for you.


Preferred requirements include:

  • A passion for supporting children with special needs
  • Previous Autism experience
  • A determined individual who will inspire students to learn
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be inventive and enthusiastic
  • Understand the importance of teamwork
  • Have the skills and dedication to provide every child with the support and guidance that they require.


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