PE Teaching Assistant

Location: Kingston upon Thames, Greater London, England
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Secondary Cover Supervisors | SEN | Secondary Support | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11320404
Salary: £70 - £80 per day
Job Published: about 2 months ago
P.E Teaching Assistant Role September 2021

Protocol are looking for sports specialist to assist in the P.E department in one of our special needs schools in the Kingston area. No qualifications or training is required but a great attitude and an interest in sport and fitness is a must, however sports related degrees and qualifications are beneficial. If you have a keen passion for sports such as football, athletics, body building, rugby then this could be for you.
You would be required to work in a special needs school for students with autism aged between 4-18. It is a modern school with great facilities including its own sports hall and swimming pool. The school needs a sporty person who can slot right in and assist the current PE teacher in running the PE lessons. Due to the needs of the students these lessons will differ from what you would expect to a mainstream school as there will be more focus on sensory development as well as stimulating muscle growth.
You will benefit from working directly under the class teacher giving you the opportunity to pick the knowledge and skill to become a future teacher. Additional training will be provided as the school offer great support throughout their departments.
• Working directly with PE teacher to run P.E lessons
• Competitive pay/salary
• School holidays
• No umbrella companies
• CPD training provided

Main Duties:
• Supporting students 1:1 and in small groups during P.E
• Assessing pupils levels and ability
• Differentiating work based on students' needs and abilities
• Covering classes in absence of other staff
• Behaviour management
• Ensuring the schools ethos and policies are being implemented
• Liaising with parents and carer

We are looking for individuals who are:
• Sporty individual
• Passionate about working with children
• Adaptable, and able to work in a challenging setting
• Interested in working in a different environment
• Committed and resilient

Here at Protocol Education, we strive to ensure that each and every candidate has an opportunity to find their ideal job. For a number of years we are proud to have worked alongside fantastic institutions of learning (Primary, Secondary and SEND) to provide them with high quality teachers and support staff.
We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00