SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Leeds
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Primary | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11359796
Salary: £65 - £75 per day, Benefits: PAYE
Job Published: 17 days ago
SEN Teaching Assistant

Protocol Education are currently working with a "Good" Ofsted rated primary school in Leeds who are recruiting an SEN Teaching Assistant on a full-time basis. This is a permanent opportunity starting as soon as possible.

The position involves supporting two KS1 pupils with Autism (ASC), managing their behaviour and keeping both pupils on task in lessons.
The school need someone who can work with the pupils both inside the classroom and in an specialist area outside the classroom. They would expect the successful individual to be able to use their initiative well in these situations and know when to intervene and diffuse effectively.

You must:

  • Have a very patient and calm approach.
  • Have previous experience working with Autism and ideally Autism Training.
  • Have a resilient mindset.
  • Have previous school based experience, relevant to the role.

If you are interested in this position, please contact our primary team on 0113 233 7020 or email on

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see 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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