Behaviour Support Assistant

Location: Wakefield
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: SEND/PDW- W TA 07
Salary: £325 - 450 per week + PAYE
Job Published: 2 months ago

Behaviour & Inclusion Support Workers – Wakefield/Dewsbury/Batley Area - Immediate Starts £325-£425 per week 

We are currently looking for a Support Workers to work in specialist setting based in Wakefield and Kirklees. These schools provides an education for students who can’t go to a mainstream school, because of exclusion, illness or other reasons and would not otherwise receive suitable education. The particular groups you are working with will be KS3 and KS4 children that are in transition to this new environments.


You will ideally hold a Team Teach certification or at least be prepared to train for one and have a passion for working with young people aged 8-19. The work can be very rewarding; however it can also be challenging to so you need to be resilient, clam, composed and have the ability to manage challenging behaviour in the school. Many students have challenging home lives and have complex communication needs, learning difficulties or are autistic and some occasionally present some challenging behaviours.


Protocol Education has been placing teaching professionals in a range of settings for many years. We are a REC accredited and audited company, this means we really take safeguarding seriously and are a leading fully compliant provider within the education sector.  We have a large office network that stretches from the North East to the South West and most areas in-between.  


 Protocol Education adheres to the following from its Support Workers;


• A DBS certificate with a live subscription to the update service or be willing to get one

• Two professional references within the last three years

• Someone who is committed to the safeguarding of young people

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’. We also offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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