Experienced Learning Support Assistant: NEwcastle

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: LSANCLexp
Salary: £90 - 100 per day + 12.07% statutory holiday pay
Job Published: 13 days ago

Teaching Assistant

Access to Discounted CPD & Online Training Courses, NO Umbrella Companies

School Holidays Off - 12.07% Holiday Pay, No Umbrella Companies

To Begin: ASAP (Pending Vetting Checks)


We will consider individuals of all backgrounds, however, a form of specialism is preferred to benefit the children. This could be creativity, psychology, academic backgrounds, mental health experience, SEND support etc. Specialisms like this can benefit the children by allowing guidance, support, and influence. You may be respomsible for 1:1 support for children and you will be a role model for them. This is a wholesome role which allows you to feel a sense of pride in bettering the life and development of young students.


Key Information

  • To Start Immediately
  • £90 - 100 Per Day (Paid Weekly)
  • Full-Time (contracting) or Flexible Work (Cover)
  • Positions Currently Available in Newcastle and North Tyneside
  • No experience required; however, experience working with children and/or educated to a degree Level is ideal.

Protocol Education are currently recruiting for teaching assistant positions. This is an excellent opportunity for you to gain experience working in a school environment, provide students with the tools they require to improve and grow, and develop skills which will aid you in your chosen career path in education. The positions will begin as temporary, and it is common for the positions to go permanent if you are the right person for the role. 

This is a wholesome position which will allow you to aid in the social and personal development of children, and leave a lasting memory for them!

Requirements / Responsibilities

  • Experience working with children and/or educated to a degree level.
  • Excellent Communication Skills – You will be required to interact in a confident and friendly manner with impressionable students.
  • Driven and Motivated Approach – This skill will improve your experience and reflect onto students for maximising their potential.
  • Right to work in the UK.

Your Benefits

  • Gather experience whist receiving pay. NO Umbrella companies.
  • Supportive & Friendly Work Environment.
  • Opportunity to make contacts with-in the school for Career Progression & Development.
  • Access to free CPD (Continuous Professional Development) and online training courses (Including Safeguarding which is a requirement).


For any additional information on this role; please contact melissa.cummings@protocol-education.com 



All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website 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’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We 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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