SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Gillingham
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: AASenUniTaGil5
Salary: £385 - 425 per week
Job Published: about 2 months ago

SEN Teaching Assistant for Specialist Resource Provision at a Mainstream School in Gillingham

Are you a compassionate and dedicated SEN Teaching Assistant? Join our team in Gillingham, supporting students with diverse needs in a specialist resource provision at a mainstream school.

About the Role:

As an SEN Teaching Assistant in the specialist resource provision, you will play a vital role in creating a nurturing and inclusive learning environment for students with various special educational needs. Working closely with the school's SENCO and teachers, you will provide one-on-one support, assist in implementing individualized learning plans, and facilitate small group activities.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include promoting students' social and emotional development, helping them overcome learning challenges, and ensuring a positive learning atmosphere. Your caring approach and adaptability will be crucial in fostering student growth and academic progress.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with the mainstream school's staff, contributing to a supportive and inclusive educational setting that caters to each student's unique needs.

About the School:

Our partner mainstream school in Gillingham is committed to providing high-quality education and unwavering support to students with diverse needs. The specialist resource provision within the school is dedicated to empowering students to access the curriculum and achieve their full potential.

Joining this school's dedicated team, you'll work alongside experienced educators and professionals, gaining valuable insights into supporting students with a range of special educational needs. The school's inclusive approach ensures that every student receives the individualized support they need to flourish academically and personally.


  • Previous experience as an SEN Teaching Assistant is advantageous, but we welcome individuals with a genuine passion for working with students with diverse needs.
  • Understanding of the specific needs and challenges related to supporting students with special educational needs.
  • Compassion, patience, and adaptability are essential qualities for success in this role.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to build rapport with students and staff.

About Protocol Education:

Protocol Education is a reputable education recruitment and supply agency, committed to the learning and development of young people. As a valued member of our team, you'll have the chance to work in different school settings, gaining diverse experience, and positively impacting students' lives.

What Protocol Education Offers:

  • Competitive rates of pay for supply work.
  • Flexible working hours to suit your schedule.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • Dedicated consultant support for ongoing guidance and assistance.

How to apply:

If you are passionate about making a difference in students' lives and supporting their academic and personal development, apply now with your up-to-date CV and contact details. Join us in creating an inclusive and nurturing learning environment for students with diverse needs in a specialist resource provision at a mainstream school in Gillingham.

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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