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SEND Learning Support Assistant

  • Location: Sunderland
  • Start date: 15 May 2019
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11145635
  • Branch: Newcastle
  • Consultant: Ashley Gray
  • Call: 0191 279 7270
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Job description
Protocol Education are looking for exceptional SEND classroom support assistants to join our agency and work in a special school in Sunderland.

We are looking for dynamic, enthusiastic and reliable support assistants who have experience working with children and young people with a range of additional needs such as: Autism, SEMH, PMLD and SLD. Many students do display challenging behaviour so you will need to be proactive, resilient and maintain a professional and positive attitude in all situations. You must be able to build strong and trusting relationships to help students engage with school life.


As a SEN Classroom Support, successful candidates will need the following skills and qualifications:
• Experience working in special schools is desirable
• Level 2 or 3 in Supporting Teaching and Learning or a qualification in Health & Social Care
• Applicants with a background in the Care Sector may also be accepted depending on experience with children and young people.
• Be confident in supporting children 1-1
• The ability to provide engaging, fast paced and creative lessons.
• Excellent communication skills, the ability to use initiative and works well under pressure.
• A good understanding of various additional needs

Successful candidates will benefit from:
• Excellent rates of pay - £9.50 per hour
• Guaranteed work scheme available for the right candidates
• Professional support from our team of experienced consultants
• A wide variety of different positions, both day to day and long term
• Continued support through all placements via a dedicated consultant
• Free CPD
• Work in a challenging and rewarding SEN school.

If you feel that you possess these qualities, please contact Ashley Gray on 0191 279 7270 or email: ashley.gray@protocol-education.com

We look forward to hearing from you!
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