SEND Learning Support Assistants

Location: Doncaster
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: senlearningsupdon
Salary: £84 - 94 per day + PAYE
Job Published: 16 days ago

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)?

Do you have the dedication and skills to support students in their educational journey?

If so, we want you to join our team of SEND Learning Support Assistants working in various SEN schools across Doncaster!

About Us:

Protocol Education is a leading educational recruitment agency dedicated to connecting talented professionals with rewarding opportunities in the education sector. We are committed to providing exceptional support to schools and educators, ensuring the best outcomes for students.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one and group support to students with special educational needs and disabilities.
  • Assist in the implementation of individual education plans (IEPs) and behaviour management strategies.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Support classroom teachers in delivering engaging and differentiated lessons.
  • Help with personal care and mobility needs as required.
  • Monitor and report on students’ progress and development.
  • Promote independence and social integration among students.


  • Previous experience working with children or young adults with SEND.
  • A compassionate and patient approach to supporting students.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in different school settings.
  • Relevant qualifications (e.g., CACHE Level 3 in Supporting Teaching and Learning, or equivalent) are desirable but not essential.
  • Enhanced DBS check (or willingness to obtain one).

Why Join Protocol Education?

  • Competitive rates of pay.
  • Flexible working hours and placements to suit your availability.
  • Ongoing professional development and training opportunities.
  • Dedicated consultant support to assist you throughout your placements.
  • Opportunity to make a real impact on the lives of children with SEND.

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about supporting students with special educational needs and disabilities and are looking for a rewarding role, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your CV and a brief cover letter outlining your experience and motivation for applying to:

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website 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’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We 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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