Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Year 6 1:1 Teaching Assistant required for a mainstream primary school in Coventry
Your new school
A faith school located in South Coventry are looking for a Teaching Assistant to support a child in Year 6 who has Autism. This is a full time role starting 2nd September 2021 until July 2022. They are looking for a TA who has experience of supporting a Year 6 child with Autism, mainly this will be to help the child with Maths and English in preparation for secondary school.
Your new role
You will be supporting this child both in and out of the classroom, supporting with work such as Maths and English,
The child isn’t violent they just need additional support. The ideal candidate would be an honest and reliable teaching assistant who the school and child can rely upon, as you are aware with Autism the child needs to know what will be happening from one day to the next and therefore someone who isn’t reliable will not be successful in this role, the successful candidate will have had experience of supporting children with Autism and also has knowledge of the KS2 curriculum especially Maths and English.
What you’ll need to succeed
To succeed within this role you must be available on a full time basis between the hours of 08.30 – 15.30 for the 2021/22 academic year. You must have recent experience working as a Teaching Assistant which we are able to reference, as well as this you must be approachable and have a calm and understanding approach to working with children especially those with autism.
What you’ll get in return
You will be given a dedicated consultant that will support you throughout your career keeping you busy on supply or helping you to look for your next long term or permanent position should this be required. You will have access to online training courses on a termly basis that will help enhance your CPD.
What you need to do now
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