SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Leeds
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Salary: £70 - 80 per day
Job Published: 28 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 permaent opportunity starting in September 2022.


The position involves supporting SEN needs within the schools Early Years Department, the role would include supporting a pupil with Autism (ASC), managing their behaviour and monitoring their progress. 

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 as well as the Right to Work in the UK. 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.

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’. We also 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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