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SEND Learning Support Assistant

  • Location: Gateshead
  • Start date: 26 Nov 2018
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11077571
  • Branch: Newcastle
  • Consultant: Janet Furness
  • Call: 0191 279 7270
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Job description

In the current climate, a number of local schools are looking to provide additional support for children with social, emotional and mental health needs. Are you an experienced classroom assistant who is confident in supporting children with additional needs? If so, your experience could help to make a real difference to the lives of young children in local Gateshead SEN schools. Here at Protocol, in partnership with local SEN schools, we are looking to recruit experienced classroom support staff for daily and long term positions.

To be considered for the position you must:

- Have experience within a classroom environment
- Be able to support children with SEMH and behavioural needs
- Experience working with complex needs and PMLD
- Be flexible with arrangements in school
- Be available for daily and/or long term roles in the Gateshead area and surrounding

Why work for Protocol:

Being a supply teacher or support worker for Protocol can give you regular or flexible work depending on your circumstances amongst other great benefits.

- Weekly Pay in-line with teachers pay scales or above national Living wage for support staff
- Access to specialist support from your consultants, many of whom are ex teachers or support staff themselves
- Payment into the auto enrolment scheme towards your pension
- Access to excellent CPD courses such as Team Teach, PREVENT, Safeguarding, Behaviour management, ASD Level 1 and many more!
- Optional teacher events where you can mix and mingle with other supply teachers
- Access to nationwide positions if you are looking to re-locate or try a new area

At Protocol we keep safeguarding and safer recruitment at the forefront of all of our efforts. All of our roles are subject to stringent checks and procedures. To apply for this role you will need to provide documentation proving you are eligible to work in the UK. You will also need to provide or apply for an enhanced DBS certificate.

If you are interested in the role, would like to apply or you are merely looking for more information, please get in touch with Janet in the Newcastle Branch on 0191 279 7270.
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