SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Middlesbrough
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: VH070920231
Salary: £77 - 85 per day + No umbrella fees (PAYE)
Job Published: 20 days ago

We have a great opportunity for a SEN Teaching Assistant to join a school within the Middlesbrough area.

Passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of students with Special Educational Needs? Do you have a strong commitment to providing personalised support and fostering growth? If so, we have an incredible opportunity for you to join our team!

As a SEN Classroom Support, you will be responsible for assisting teachers and other staff members in providing education and support to students with special educational needs (SEN). You will work closely with students, providing them with individual support and guidance, as well as assisting teachers in developing and implementing effective teaching strategies. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one or small group tutoring to students with a range of SEN.
  • Develop personalised learning plans tailored to each student's unique strengths and needs.
  • Implement specialized teaching strategies to facilitate learning and skill development.
  • Foster a nurturing and inclusive learning environment where every student can thrive.
  • Collaborate with parents, teachers, and other professionals to ensure holistic support.


  • Experience working with students with SEN, whether in a school setting, tutoring, or related field.
  • Strong empathy, patience, and a deep commitment to supporting students with diverse needs.
  • Knowledge of various SEN conditions and the ability to adapt teaching methods accordingly.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build positive relationships with students and their families.
  • Relevant qualifications or training in special education or related fields is a plus.

Why Join Us?

  • Opportunity to make a meaningful difference in students' lives.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Professional development opportunities to enhance your skills.
  • Competitive compensation based on experience and qualifications.
  • Chance to be a part of a dedicated team passionate about SEN education.

To Apply: If you are excited about contributing to the growth and well-being of students with SEN and being a part of a caring educational community, we encourage you to apply! Send your current CV to

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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