Teaching Support Assistant

Feb 9, 2024 | Ascent-vacancies, Vacancies

Ascent College
Term Time (190 Days) + 7 days
5 days per week (37.5 hours)
Pro-rata salary £21,579 – £22,607 per annum

Ascent 16 – 25 autism Specialist College is part of the newly named Remarkable Group; we have been established for over 50 years, providing the highest quality services for autistic young adults. Ascent College operates a 38-week independent specialist college for 16 to 25 year olds.  We have an excellent reputation for delivering outstanding education and care to young people with Autism.

  • Do you have the energy, resilience and passion to ensure the best possible outcomes for autistic young people?
  • Do you have work skills/experience that you can share with our young adults to support their employability opportunities?
  • Do you want to be part of a resilient, creative team who make a difference to the lives of our young people and their wider network
  • Do you want to work in an environment where your experience/opinion and initiative will be valued and encouraged, then Ascent College is the place for you.

If so, we would welcome an application from you!

An opportunity has arisen for hard-working, highly skilled individuals to work with our young people. We are looking for qualified Teaching Support Assistants (Level 2) who wish to develop their skills in this interesting and challenging field.

Applications are invited from ambitious professionals who have the vision to sustain and promote the current high standards of achievement and ensure the continued development of the organisation.

What we offer


We offer our staff autism specific training to support continuous professional development together with a clear path for future career progression. Our benefits include an attractive pension scheme, Employee Assist Programme, free lunch, long service awards, enhanced sick pay and enhanced maternity pay and a Golden Hello welcome bonus of up to £250.

To apply

Please note applications will only be accepted on the official application form emailed to recruitment@remarkable-autism.org

In accordance with recent updates to KCSIE 2023 (Keeping Children Safe in Education) guidance, we will be performing online searches and requesting references for all shortlisted candidates.

Closing Date: Wednesday 28th February 2024 (11:59pm)

Interviews: Thursday 14th March 2024

Remarkable Autism Ltd operates a safer recruitment process. Appointment to the post will be subject to suitable references and an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check. Remarkable Autism Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.