School Support Assistant

Location: Sunderland
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Cover Supervisors
Reference: PE11332542
Salary: PAYE (pay as you earn)
Job Published: 11 days ago

Protocol Education are working on behalf of a number of Secondary Schools in Sunderland and the north of county Durham to recruit committed individuals with experience of supporting young people with challenging behaviour. The successful candidates will support pupils with social, emotional and mental health problems aged between 11-18 in their day to day learning and routines.

Work will be available in areas such as Washington, Chester-le-Street and Sunderland city centre.

This is an excellent opportunity for individuals with a background in:

·Youth Work
·Support work and residential care
·Learning Mentoring
·Prison officers/ tutors
·Graduates in Psychology

The ideal candidate will:
·Have experience with children and young people with Special Educational Needs.
·Have a confident and friendly personality
·Remain calm in stressful situations
·Show a genuine interest of working with children and young people
·Show a desire to motivate disengaged learners

At Protocol we keep safeguarding and safer recruitment at the forefront of all of our efforts. All of our roles are subject to stringent checks and procedures. To apply for this role you will need to provide documentation proving you are eligible to work in the UK. You will also need to provide or apply for an enhanced DBS certificate.
If you are interested in applying, please send your CV in the strictest confidence to or phone 0191 2797270 to discuss this fantastic opportunity in more detail