Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant

Location: Sunderland
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: sunpsy130524
Salary: £385 - 485 per week
Job Published: 14 days ago

Are you a Psychology graduate with a passion for making a difference in education? Protocol Education has an exciting opportunity tailored just for you, right here in Sunderland and its surrounding areas. We're seeking dedicated individuals to join our team as Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistants, focusing on supporting students with special educational needs (SEN) in local schools.

Position: Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant (Full-time) Location: Sunderland and surrounding areas


  • Providing tailored support to students on a one-to-one basis
  • Assisting in classroom activities to enhance student learning experiences


  • Competitive daily rates
  • Flexible full-time and part-time positions
  • Progression opportunities through our esteemed Future Teachers Programme
  • Immediate start, with potential extension until Summer 2024

Qualifications and Skills Required:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to effectively manage challenging behaviors and situations
  • Genuine interest in supporting students with Social, Emotional, and Mental Health (SEMH) needs
  • Patience and empathy towards diverse student needs

How to Apply: If you're ready to embark on this rewarding journey and meet the qualifications, submit your application today! This role promises invaluable experience within the SEN school environment, perfect for those considering careers in teaching or working with children and young people.

Join us in making a meaningful impact on students' lives while utilizing your academic expertise and fostering personal and professional growth. Apply now and be a part of something truly transformative!

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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