Special Needs Teaching Assistant - SNTA - SEND Leeds - Autism - ASD ASC - Complex Needs - Complex Communication At Celsian Education we are currently looking for teaching assistants who have experience working with children and young people who are on the autistic spectrum to work within a specialist setting in Leeds.
The school caters for students with varied needs including Autism and PMLD, they currently require a teaching assistant to help support in a class where the students have complex communication needs. Many students are nonverbal therefore experience using communication aids such as PECS and Makaton would be beneficial, but these courses can be provided. You must, however, have recent experience supporting students with Autism and have a good understanding of ASD.
You will be working with students who are currently working at an Early Years Level, so good EYFS knowledge would also be advantageous.
The school has excellent resources for the students and are looking for someone who can really add to the team and be dedicated to ensuring they create a safe, calm environment for learning and building strong meaningful relationships with the students.
The role is for a general teaching assistant to work with the whole class, this will also include doing 1:1 work with students who require more focused attention.
Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check that is registered on the online update service as well as relevant and up to date references.
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Important Notice: In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and professionalism is at the heart of what we do. Applicants are required to attend a face to face interview, reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Celsian Education is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. All of our employees are trained in Safer Recruitment as standard. It is Celsian Educations policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Celsian Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.
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