SEN teaching assistant

Location: Hanham
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants
Reference: CN TAcc 18622
Salary: £10.90 - 12.50 per hour + PAYE
Job Published: 11 days ago

Closing date - 19th July

Start date - 1st September

Location - BS15 

A fun and unique school in Hanham are recruiting for a SEN Teaching Assistant to support a pupil in year 5 with an Education, Health and Care Plan. This post will entail a combination of 1-2-1 and group support, both within and outside of the classroom, to enable pupils to learn effectively. The role will also involve delivering tailored programmes of intervention with small groups and support during lunchtimes. The successful candidate will also be required to work closely with external agencies in order to continually review and monitor provision and progress.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated and passionate team member who is interested in supporting pupils to learn effectively and have a positive impact upon pupil outcomes.

The school are looking for a candidate who has particular skills in the following areas:

• Speech, language and communication needs

• Autism

• Sensory needs

• Cognition and learning needs


The successful candidate will:

• Hold a positive vision of children’s education and how children learn effectively

• Have experience of working with children including those with additional needs

• Be an advocate for children with additional needs and determined to help them be successful

• Be passionate and determined that for every child can reach their potential

• Possess the skills to work collaboratively with other members of the team in order to provide effective support for pupils

• Hold and model high expectations for pupil behaviour and learning

• Display a positive attitude towards their work and be friendly and approachable to all members of our school community


In return, the school can offer:

• A welcoming environment in which the needs of pupils are at the centre of all that we do

• A dedicated team with a wide range of experience

• Access to continued professional learning

• The opportunity to join a school at the start of an exciting journey of improvement

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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