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SEND Child/Behaviour Support Assistants

  • Location: Leeds
  • Start date: 23 Oct 2018
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11070060
  • Branch: Leeds & Bradford Secondary SEND
  • Consultant: Peter Williamson
  • Call: 0113 246 8220
Job description
Teaching Assistants & Behaviour Support Staff - Leeds & Wakefield

Are you interested in supporting young people who no longer attend a mainstream school?

Do you have what it takes to adapt into a rewarding environment as part of a supportive and welcoming team?

Have you ever thought about working in an Alternative Setting, PRU or SEMH School?

We are seeking Teaching Assistants, Tutors and Support Workers for Pupil Referral Units, SEMH Schools and Alternative Settings across West Yorkshire for long term and short-term roles that can lead to permanent opportunities. This acts as a great step up if you are looking for a career in Education, especially if you are intending to go on and complete your teacher training or work with young people in a wider context.

We would especially welcome applications if you have an interest or experience in the any of the following areas.

•A genuine passion for working with young people and improve their outcomes.

•Youth Community work experience.

•Have studied one of the following Drama, Sports coaching or Psychology

•Outgoing, strong, confident personality and can work independently

•SEND experience - SEMH, MLD, SEN, ASD.

•Have worked in residential support or as a care worker

•Possess Team Teach or some physical intervention training or be willing to train for the above to enhance your prospects of progressing.

•Mentoring or 1:1 student tuition in either English, Maths or Science

•Teaching/Learning Support Assistance/ Numeracy and Literacy support


Protocol Education has been placing teaching professionals in a range of settings for many years. We are a REC accredited and audited company, this means we really take safeguarding seriously and are a leading fully compliant provider within the education sector. We have a large office network that stretches from the North East to the South West and most areas in-between.

Protocol Education adheres to the following from its Support Workers;

• A DBS certificate with a live subscription to the update service or be willing to get one.
• Two professional references within the last three years.
• Someone who is committed to the safeguarding of young people.
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