Graduate SEN Teaching Assistant

Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-34305
Location: Sheffield, Yorkshire and the Humber S6 UK
Job Type: Contract
Salary £65 to £67 per Day

Graduate Teaching Assistant- 1:1 Autism (ASD)

Sheffield Primary School – SEN support – paid experience – role starting ASAP!


Are you passionate about supporting children with Autism and want to enhance your skills in an educational setting?


Perhaps you have career aspirations to become an educational psychologist or teacher specialising in children with Autism (ASD) but would like to gain some school based experience?


How would you like to earn up to £340 per week providing 1:1 Autism Support to gain an insight into life working in a Primary?


Graduate Teaching Assistant- 1:1 Autism Support (ASD)

  • Sheffield Primary School
  • Psychology Graduate
  • 2:1 or above in your Psychology Degree
  • Long-Term, Full-time position starting ASAP
  • Ideal for future Teacher or Educational Psychologist
  • Up to £340 per week
  • Welcoming school with experienced SEN staff to learn from
  • DBS on the update service desirable but not essential


This Primary School in Sheffield is searching for an ambitious Psychology graduate who has gained a 2:1 or higher in their degree. The ideal candidate for this position will have previous experience working with children, preferably with children with ASD or other Special educational needs. You will be an aspiring educational psychologist with a particular passion for providing support for children with Autism. You must be both empathetic and resilient in nature to be successful as a Graduate Teaching Assistant- 1:1 Autism Support.


As a 1:1 Autism support assistant you will be working 1:1, with a range of children in the specialist unit of this mainstream Primary school. The children are on the Autism spectrum and have both behavioural and communication barriers which inhibits both learning.


The School has a reputation for using graduates in these key support roles and has seen many of these go on to be accepted on teacher training or educational psychology courses. In this schools Inclusion team, you will work closely with the SENCO who will provide you with all the support and training you need to provide effective support for the child.


This school is perfect experience for anyone wanting to gain experience prior to pursuing their career in educational psychology or teaching. If you do not want to miss the opportunity then click ‘apply’ now and send your CV and cover letter to Amy at i-teachers.


Posted On: 15/05/2019
Recruiter: i-teachers

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