Autism Teaching Assistant

Autism Teaching Assistant

Job Description










PK Education are looking for experienced and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work with young people in schools across Birmingham. Pupils may display challenging behaviours as well as some other conditions including ASD, ADHD, ADD and EBD. Having and calm and understanding approach towards these individuals is crucial as well as being able to maintain a calm and effective learning environment. 

As a Teaching Assistant in this setting you will be required to support the Teacher on a day to day basis. This may include preparing the class and setting tasks for individuals, supporting pupils emotionally and with behaviour issues, be confident managing conflict and build trusting relationships. 


currently looking for a SEN TA/ Support to join their growing base of staff. This forward thinking and progressive specialist school require someone to work.  This is a highly desirable school for children with SEN/SEMH needs and the school actively encourage its members of staff to undertake the training they provide to improve their skill sets and further help the pupils.

TA/Support role is unique in that the school are looking to take someone on a short term and long term basis should they integrate well with the current team and build a good rapport with the pupils. The school are using the latest technologies and practices to encourage learning in a different way to a mainstream setting, using active learning and a more hands on approach to get the pupils to engage more.

                To be considered for this role you should have:

  • Experience working with children with Special Educational Needs

  • The ability to build strong, positive relationships with staff and students

  • Experience Within SEN Environment/classroom

    SEN Teaching Assistant Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive rates of pay from £55 to £60 per day (AWR Compliant).

  • 24/7 support and feedback from experienced education consultants.

  • Exposure and networking opportunities to associated schools.

    Additional requirements:

  • Reference details will be requested prior to registration.

  • Current DBS registered with the DBS Update Service – if you do not have a DBS registered online PK Education will provide full assistance in getting you one.

    If you would like to find out more information about this SEN TA/support  role, please apply direct with your cv to  

    PK Education is a supply teaching agency with branches across the West Midlands and north of England. PK Education is committed to embracing equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants; and shall adhere to such a policy always.

    If you are a primary teacher, secondary teacher, SEN teacher, newly qualified teacher (NQT), cover supervisor or teaching assistant looking for day to day supply work, or contract work then please contact your local office on 0121 631 3466

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