Mental Health Teaching Assistant

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: CDsemhmetnalth
Salary: £77 - 80 per day + PAYE - no umbrella companies. Earn while you learn, access to accredited training
Job Published: 27 days ago

Protocol Education are seeking a Teaching Assistant to support students with Social Emotional and Mental Health Needs (SEMH) & Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).

We are working with a number of Secondary schools in Newcastle upon Tyne and North Tyneside (United Kingdom). 

You will be paid between £77-80 a day. You will need an Enhanced DBS check and references to work in a school. 

The ideal candidate will be passionate about SEND/SEMH and supporting children with additional needs and being fully able to adapt themselves to meet each individual needs, including excellent behaviour management.

Position: Mental Health Teaching Assistant. If you have what it takes, you can join an experienced, innovative team with incredible potential.

Protocol Education are looking for a candidate who;

  • Believes that every student, regardless of their background or need, can make outstanding progress
  • Is rigorous, relentless, determined, creative, creative and inspirational in their style and presence as a leader
  • Utilises a variety of teaching methods to present engaging, thoughtful lessons and CPD sessions
  • Is caring and has the drive and passion to continue to develop strong relationships and the well being with staff, students, parents, governors, professionals and the local community

If you are interested in this position, please apply today.


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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