Learning Support Assistant

Location: Croydon
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN
Reference: JB 15/05/2023 8
Salary: £77 - 97 per day + PAYE, No umbrella company deductions
Job Published: 14 days ago

SEND Teaching Assistant


Protocol Education are recruiting a ASD/ SLD Teaching Assistant to work in a Primary School 121 with children with Severe Learning Difficulties and Autism. 

You will be working largely term time, this is an exciting opportunity to be part of a conscientious and friendly team.

You will work in small classes, supporting the planning, preparing and delivering of learning activities and the recognition of pupil achievement both in class and at activities such as swimming, horse riding, playtime, leisure and lunchtimes. We will support and encourage your continuing learning in working with pupils with autism.

If you go on to be a successful long term member at the school and secure a permanent position, your benefits include paid school holidays and a pension scheme. If you are enthusiastic, creative and interested in working in the field of autism we would be delighted to hear from you.

The ideal candidate will have:
Knowledge or Experience of working with children and young people with special educational needs
Demonstrable experience of the ability to understand and support children with developmental difficulty or disability
Knowledge/Awareness of Autism
Knowledge/Awareness of Challenging Behaviour
Have passion and belief in helping our pupils to achieve their full potential

Benefits of working for our agency:

Weekly Pay
Own Candidate Portal where you are in control of your timesheets and can regularly update your availability
Your own consultant who you will liaise with about various job opportunities and expectations

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see protocol-education.com/candidates/frequently-asked-questions for further details.

We are working alongside an "Outstanding" school based in the London Borough of Croydon, that is looking to invest time, money and resources into an ambitious individual, for the role of a Primary Teaching Assistant.

The Senior Leadership Team (SLT) have outlined that the successful individual for the role of a Primary Teaching Assistant must have a willingness to learn and a goal to achieve great results, while impacting the lives of children.


Apply today for more information!

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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