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Why work with LTF?

Full-time – Permanent | Outstanding school | Convenient location | Continuous Professional Development (CPD) prospects | Supportive environment | Referral program

Are you a Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant seeking a stable, long-term position? After a temporary role in February, are you now looking for security in a permanent role? LTF Recruitment has partnered with a Primary School in Derby and is seeking a Teaching Assistant specialized in Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) to join their devoted support team. This role involves aiding students with challenging behaviours and autism. We encourage applicants with expertise and qualifications in supporting children with ASD, ADHD, and ADD to apply for this outstanding opportunity.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • ASD Support: Tailored assistance for non-verbal children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
  • Engagement Tactics: Implement communication strategies using visual aids for enhanced learning.
  • Team Collaboration: Work closely with staff to create tailored education plans for non-verbal children with ASD.
  • Progress Tracking: Assess and track development, collaborating for optimal learning adjustments.

Ideal Candidate Qualifications:

  • Relevant degree or equivalent qualification.
  • Desirable: Previous experience working with children in a school environment.
  • Excellent understanding of special educational needs, including ASD, ADHD, challenging behaviours, and developmental delays.
  • Calm demeanour in challenging situations.
  • Quick thinking and ability to act independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong behaviour management skills, creating a positive and enjoyable learning environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Why LTF Recruitment?

  • Dedicated specialists in long-term to permanent recruitment
  • Competitive pay with separate pay during the holidays
  • Access to a wide range of FREE CPD courses to aid transition
  • 24/7 access to your consultant

If you feel this role would be suited to you, please submit your CV via the application page or contact Liam at LTF Recruitment. All applicants will need a valid DBS and two references to trial for this role.

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