Psycholoy Graduates - SEN Teaching Assistants

Location: Shropshire
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Secondary Cover Supervisors | Secondary | SEN | Secondary Support
Reference: PE11349433
Salary: £65 - £85 per day, Benefits: PAYE
Job Published: 7 days ago
Psychology Graduates

Are you looking to get into education?
Do you have a passion working with students with additional needs?
Are you adaptable and a hard worker?

Protocol Education are looking for psychology graduates who would like to gain experience working in schools with children with SEMH needs. Protocol Education are working with schools in the Shropshire and Telford area who are looking for teaching assistants. These schools cover KS3 to 6th form and these pupils have a range of additional needs including ASC, ADHD, and complex needs.

Responsibilities:

• Form relationships with colleagues and students
• Ensure safe and comfortable environments for students to succeed
• Manage student behaviours
• Support students in their learning using innovative approaches


The right candidate will:

• Have experience working with additional needs
• Excellent communication and behaviour management skills
• Be a team player
• Experience with Makaton and PECS is desired but not essential

You will be working with pupils on both a 1:1 and group basis. You will be responsible for ensuring student safety as there are some challenging behaviours that occur. If you are interested in this role, we would love to hear from you! Please send your CV or call Protocol Education on 0190 231 3822


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see protocol-education.com/FAQs 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’. We also offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers, if your certificates are not within the last 12 months.  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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