Learning Support Assistant NT

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: LSA NT
Salary: £77 - 85 per day + 12.07% statutory holiday pay + £50 refer a friend + No umbrella companies
Job Published: 24 days ago

Learning Support Assistant

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

Key stage 3&4




About the role:

Protocol Education is recruiting a Learning support assistant to be located within a secondary school in the Newcastle area. This position would be on a short-term bases and would require you to support children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). You will be required to support children on a one-to-one or small group bases. Successful candidates will need to provide positive encouragement for the children and engage them within activities.


The school is very passionate about equipping their children to make a positive impact on the wider community. They have also achieved good within their most recent Ofsted inspection. The school is located close to the Coast Road (A1058) and offers a staff car park for those who drive. There is good public transport links to the school with bus stops located outside the school grounds.


  • Experience working in SEN setting.
  • Experience helping SEN children and willingness to aid with student’s personal care.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Comfortable supporting students on a one-to-one or small group bases.


  • Right to work in the UK.
  • References which cover your last two years of employment. 


  • Continuous support from the Protocol Education team.
  • Frequent work and income.
  • Assess to a wide range of online courses to advise your skills.
  • The opportunity to network and form relationships with schools in the Newcastle area.

If you believe you would be a good fit for this role, please apply with your up-to-date CV.

For any further information regarding the role please contact 01912797270. 

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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