Secondary Teaching Assistant

Location: Bath
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: LD 10/5/24 SEC TA3
Salary: £12.90 - 14.00 per day + PAYE/CPD/Refer a Teacher/TA Bonus £50
Job Published: 17 days ago

Secondary School Teaching Assistant

Location: Bath/NE Somerset

Hours: Usually 8.30 - 15.30

Protocol Education are currently seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Secondary School Teaching Assistant to join a Secondary team in a Bath/NE Somerset based Secondary School. This role is ideally looking to start for the new academic year, however there may be the chance to start in term 6.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about education and have the ability to inspire and support students to achieve their full potential. 

Key Responsibilities:

• Assist teachers in delivering engaging and effective lessons

• Provide one-to-one support for students who require extra help

• Assist with the planning and preparation of lessons

• Support students in their academic and personal development

• Provide assistance during exams and assessments

• Monitor and report on student progress to teachers and parents


• Previous experience in a similar role is preferable but not essential

• A passion for education and a desire to support young people

• Excellent communication skills and the ability to build positive relationships with students and staff

• Flexibility, adaptability and the ability to work well in a team

• Good organisational skills and attention to detail


This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly and supportive school environment, and to make a real difference in the lives of young people. The successful candidate will receive training and support to help them excel in their role. 

What you can expect from Protocol Education;

An extremely competitive pay rate of pay (dependant on experience) - fully qualified teachers will be paid to scale.
Weekly pay which is paid through PAYE (No hidden umbrella costs)
CPD courses & Free Webinars during half terms
Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT/ ECT) Network & community
CV writing & support
Social events, opportunity to network with other educational staff

Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award 2022, REC audited, Investor In People, CPD Member

If you are interested in this role please apply through this advert or apply on our Protocol Education website.

We pride ourselves on employing a wide range of educators from a variety of experienced backgrounds and settings as well as aspiring educators and teachers with diverse experiences and transferable skills who are passionate and caring individuals to educate children and young people within our schools.

Please note, to apply for this role you must have right to work in the UK.

If you feel you would be great for this role, apply today!

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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