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Autism Educational Practitioner (AEP)

Autism Educational Practitioner (AEP)


Term Time + 7 days


Permanent, 5 days per week (37.5 hours)


Salary: NJC point 14 -17 + SEN Allowance
(Pro-rata salary + SEN for Term Time + 7 days, 5 day’s is £23,470 – £24,720 per annum)
*Also known as a Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Wargrave House Limited operates a 38-week day non-maintained special school and independent specialist college for 5 to 25 year olds. We have an excellent reputation for delivering outstanding education and care to children and young people with Autism.

Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant looking for the next step in your career? Do you have at least 5 years’ experience in a SEN setting? Are you qualified in Level 4 or above? An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Autism Educational Practitioner (AEP) to join our hardworking committed multi-disciplinary team.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be hard-working, highly skilled education specialist who is able to hold the respect of others across the provision.
  • Have the ability to support and provide guidance for other TSAs across the provision
  • Have the skills and knowledge to lead an identified area of the provision.
  • Be able to plan, prepare and deliver learning within a designated area/key stage.

A full job description and personal specification can be found on our website.

In return, we offer our staff autism specific training to support with personal development and we have a clear career path if you wish to progress to the next level.

As well as the above, we offer a Group Personal Pension, free lunch, Employee Assist Programme, additional annual leave for long service, company sick pay and enhanced maternity pay.

To apply

If you are committed to providing the very best to support positive outcomes for our young people, we would welcome an application from you. Visits to Wargrave House are welcomed.

In order to work for Wargrave House Limited, you must have undertaken (evidence to be provided) or be willing to have a COVID19 vaccination, unless medically exempt.

In accordance with the recent updates to KCSIE 2022 (Keeping Children Safe in Education) guidance, we will be performing online searches on all shortlisted candidates.

Please see below for more details and an application pack. Please note applications will only be accepted on the official application form and can be emailed to recruitment@wargravehouse.com

Closing Date: Sunday, 27th November 2022 – 11:59pm
Interviews:Week commencing 5th December 2022

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

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