Secondary Teaching Assistant

Location: Redbridge
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: ADC-14
Salary: £70 - 85 per day
Job Published: about 1 year ago


This position requires a qualified support worker or teaching assistant with SEN knowledge, specifiically to work with KS3 and KS4 pupils who have autism and other complex learning difficulties.

The successful candidate will be working closely with teachers to provide a strong and inspiring support system during an important stage of the pupils lives. This role requires adaptability and resilience due to the wide range of needs that must be considered. A classroom usually has 6-8 students being supported by 3-4 Learning Assistants. This is a challenging role but extremely rewarding to the person willing to accept it.



• Able to commit to a full-time role (5 days per week)


• Have previous or existing experience working with children with different educational needs.


• Confidence supporting lessons for pupils with a range of different academic abilities.


• Being comfortable dealing with challenging behaviour, promoting focus, classroom management and where necessary and 1:1 support


What Protocol Education offers you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Support throughout the entire process
  • Weekly pay
  • Flexibility
  • Refer a friend scheme - Money reward for successfully referring a friend to the agency!


Please get in touch if you are interested in this position by emailing 

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.

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