Psychology Graduate Job Opportunity

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Reference: GRadPsych12
Salary: £77 - 80 per day + 12.07% statutory holiday pay + £50 refer a friend
Job Published: 27 days ago

Psychology graduates opportunity

Newcastle & North Tyneside


£77-80 per day

Have you recently graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Psychology? Are you now wanting to begin your career in education?

Protocol Education is passionate about giving student the opportunity to begin their careers without the expectation of having years of experience. We recognise and value the knowledge and transferable skills you have gained during your time at university.

We believe Psychology graduates have a fantastic knowledge and understanding of Social and Emotional Mental Health along with a variety of special educational needs.

In order to be effective in a TA role candidates should have a good understand of learning and development in children. For those who wish to take on LSA roles you need to have a good understanding of mental health conditions and special educational needs disorders.

If candidates have personal or professional experience supporting an individual with SEMH or SEND that would be valuable experience for these roles.

The role:

  • Support students educational and personal development.
  • Be present in the classroom during all curriculum lessons.
  • Provide support to small groups of students who have some form of SEND/SEMH.
  • Provide 1:1 to individuals who require personalised approaches to learning and development.
  • Interacting with students, staff, and parents.


  • The right to work in the UK
  • Has or is willing to obtain an enhanced DBS
  • Is a positive role model
  • Is a friendly, approachable and patient individual

Benefits of protocol education:

  • Continuous work and income
  • Support from the experienced consultants at protocol education
  • The opportunity to advance your skill set through our online courses.
  • The chance to network with schools across Newcastle and North Tyneside.

If you think you would be a good fit for this role please apply now with your up to date CV.

If you have any questions regarding the role please contact Melissa on 0191 279 7270 or email 

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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