Health Care Teaching Assistant

Location: Sunderland
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: SUNHCTA250624
Salary: £83.85 - 100.00 per day + Weekly Pay, CPD Training, £50 Refer a friend, No Payroll fee, Pension
Job Published: 28 days ago

Exciting Opportunity: Become a Health Care Teaching Assistant with Protocol Education in Sunderland.

Are you a compassionate professional with a background in healthcare? Protocol Education is seeking dedicated Teaching Assistants to join our team and support students in a special educational needs (SEN) school in Sunderland, starting ASAP (subject to DBS check).

Make a significant impact by bringing your care sector experience to the educational field. You will work with students ranging from primary to post-16 levels, providing essential support both one-on-one and in classroom settings.

Why This Role is Perfect for You:

  • Transformative Impact: Be a key player in developing students' sensory and motor skills, enhancing vocabulary, and improving speech and language through creative activities such as art, cooking, music, and dance.
  • Supportive Community: Join a team of dedicated assistants and a committed class teacher in a nurturing and collaborative environment.
  • Career Development: Access free CPD courses and receive continuous support from a forward-thinking senior leadership team.
  • Hassle-Free Employment: Benefit from direct employment with no involvement of umbrella companies.

Your Role:

  • Full-Time Commitment: Monday to Friday, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM.
  • Personalised Student Support: Provide tailored assistance to students, ensuring they receive the individual attention they need.
  • Small Class Engagement: Work in intimate class sizes of 6-8 students, allowing for meaningful interactions and support.
  • Team Synergy: Collaborate closely with other assistants and the class teacher to create a cohesive learning experience.
  • Holistic Development: Focus on both social and cognitive development of students, fostering a well-rounded educational journey.
  • Residential Opportunities: Option to work in the school's residential centre for a more immersive experience.

What's in It for You:

  • Stable Employment: Secure a year-long contract with the possibility of extension.
  • Empowering Leadership: Benefit from a supportive senior leadership team dedicated to your success.
  • Ongoing Professional Growth: Enhance your skills through free CPD courses and professional development opportunities.

Join Us Today!

Ready to make a significant difference in students' lives? Apply now to become a Health Care Teaching Assistant with Protocol Education.

Email: Lewis at

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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