Learning Support Mentor

Location: Cambridge
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: lsm49
Salary: £77 - 100 per day
Job Published: 9 days ago

Job Title: Undergraduate Teaching Assistant - Secondary Education/Childcare


Position Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Are you a dedicated and passionate undergraduate student pursuing a degree in Secondary Education or Childcare? Are you looking for an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in an educational setting while contributing to the growth and development of young minds? If so, we invite you to join Protocol Education.

Key Responsibilities:

As an Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, your primary role will be to support the classroom teacher and provide assistance to students in a secondary school setting. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting in the preparation of teaching materials and classroom activities.
  • Providing one-on-one or small group support to students who may need extra help.
  • Collaborating with the class teacher to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Assisting with classroom management and discipline as needed.
  • Participating in team meetings and sharing ideas for enhancing the learning experience.
  • Demonstrating a commitment to the safety and well-being of all students.


To be successful in this role, you should possess the following qualifications:

  • Passion for working with young children and helping them learn and grow.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience and the ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Basic understanding of educational principles and practices.
  • A commitment to creating a safe and inclusive classroom environment.


  • Valuable experience in the field of secondary education and childcare.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • Flexible part-time schedule to accommodate your studies.
  • A chance to make a positive impact on young learners.

How to Apply:

If you're excited about the prospect of contributing to the education and well-being of children and gaining practical experience in your field, we encourage you to apply. Please apply online with your up-to-date CV.

Protocol Education are committed to providing equal employment opportunities and promoting diversity within the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Join us in our mission to inspire, educate, and empower the next generation of learners. Apply today and embark on a rewarding journey as an Undergraduate Teaching Assistant in the field of Secondary Education or Childcare!

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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