Educational Care Worker/Teaching Assistant

Location: Wandsworth
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Primary | Nursery Support | Secondary | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | SEN Support Jobs | Secondary Support | Primary SEN Support | SEN
Reference: PE11263630
Salary: £60 - £65 per day, Benefits: Free CPD, Local Work, Competitive Pay, No umbrella companies
Job Published: 10 days ago
Protocol Education are recruiting teaching assistants to work full time in one of our special needs schools located in Wandsworth. This particular school are looking for teaching assistants with a care background looking to transition into education. As part of the role you will have the opportunity to work one to one or within a small class based team supporting students with their for academic studies, developing communication skills and engaging students with sensory integration.

As a specialist provision, the school require someone who is experienced or open about working in special needs. As part of the role, we offer accredited CPD that include learning strategies, behaviour techniques and medical procedures. As an additional benefit, the school offer residential shift work in the evening and mornings supporting learners in a home setting. Shifts are optional and are separate from working in the school.

Main Duties:
  • Supporting students 1:1 with numeracy & literacy
  • Developing social & communication skills through sensory integration
  • Assessing pupils' levels and ability

The school are looking for individuals who are:
  • Keen to learn and develop their skills in education
  • Adaptable, and able to work in a variety of settings
  • Interested in working in different environments
  • Committed and resilient

  • Free CPD
  • Competitive Rates of Pay
  • No Umbrella Companies

If this role is of interest to you please submit your CV to

Here at Protocol Education, we strive to ensure that each and every candidate has an opportunity to find their ideal job. For a number of years, we are proud to have worked alongside fantastic institutions of learning (Primary, Secondary and SEND) to provide them with high quality teachers and support staff.

We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00