Accessibility Links

SEND Learning Support / TAs

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Start date: 11 Dec 2017
  • Category: Primary
  • Job reference: PE10961923
  • Branch: Cambridge
  • Consultant: Farrah Hussain
  • Call: 01223 463 140
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
Protocol Education are looking to appoint several Learning Support Assistant (LSA) to work with Schools in Cambridge. We are particularly interested in hearing from you if you have worked with pupils with behavioural difficulties and are Team Teach trained or have equivalent restraint training.

Successful candidates will need to have a clear understanding of how children with SEN develop and learn and it would be extremely advantageous if you have experience of working within an SLD/ PMLD/ ASD/ EBD school. It is essential that you have a working knowledge and understanding of curricular needs of pupils with learning difficulties. You will need to have a flexible attitude and be willing to assist with personal care and medical needs. You must have a commitment to the educational, spiritual, health and moral welfare of children in your care.

Previous experience working with children is desirable. Must be energetic, enthusiastic, be able to work using your own initiative but also be able to contribute to a dedicated team. Schools strive to offer pupils the best education and learning environment possible so you must have equally high expectations. You must have a passion to ensure every child reaches their full potential. Flexibility and a sense of humour are essential. Schools can offer the successful candidate support and professional development. We are seeking someone with the eagerness to engage with the children and families to support the continuous improvement of the school and its community. If you are looking for a rewarding challenge and have the suitable qualifications and personal qualities we would encourage you to apply.

In order to apply for this role you must have the following:

• Reference information for the last five years
• UK eligibility to work, an enhanced DBS on the update service or willingness to have one undertaken at the cost of £44
• The ability to be flexible and adaptable on a daily basis

In return, here at Protocol Education we offer:

• Competitive rates of pay.
• Free continuing professional development training (CPD)
• Ongoing honest, friendly support from our recruitment specialists who maintain 21 years of educational experiences.
• Bonus refer a friend' payment scheme.
• The opportunity of working with a wide choice of schools across the South Gloucestershire and Bristol areas.
• CV and interview advice and support.

Protocol Education is a leading supply teaching agency. We provide schools with the teaching, support and SEN staff they need to be successful, while helping teachers, teaching assistants and nursery staff find rewarding work that furthers their careers.
Similar jobs
  • SEN Teaching Assistant
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Waltham Forest
  • SEN Teaching Assistant Special Needs Teaching Assistant required for a Good Primary school, in Walthamstow ASAP. We are looking for SEN Teaching Assistants with excellent communication
  • Teaching Assistants required in Sutton
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Sutton
  • Teaching Assistants required in Sutton Protocol Education is seeking experienced, committed and reliable teaching assistants for a mixture of long term and day to day roles who are ready for a new
  • Primary/Middle Learning Support / TAs
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Hillingdon
  • I have a 3 form entry foundation school located in Hayes looking for flexible Learning support Assistants who are available to cover students that have additional learning needs to support them in the
  • SEN Support Assistant
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Leicestershire
  • SEND SUPPORT STAFF Protocol Education are currently recruiting for an excellent school in Leicestershire, on behalf of the school they are looking for someone with SEN experience including ASD & ADHD
  • Primary Teaching Assistants - Autism Experience
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Middlesbrough
  • Protocol Education are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Teaching Assistant, with a specific autism focus, for opportunities in a large East Durham primary school working a minimum
Latest news
Best and Worst Things to Say to Children Who are Out of Control
Best and Worst Things to Say to Children Who are Out of Control
Every teacher knows how difficult it is to follow the learning plan with disruptive students in the classroom. Jo wrote this blog to share her dos an
Read blog
17/09/18
Best Ways To Get To Know Your New Students
Best Ways To Get To Know Your New Students
The new school year is here and this means you will probably meet a new group of students. Knowing students' names is a great way to start off &nbs
Read blog
07/09/18
Amy's Testimonial: 4 Months in London, What an Experience!
Amy's Testimonial: 4 Months in London, What an Experience!
I have been living in London for 4 months now. What an experience! Sam was instrumental in setting me up with all my paperwork before leaving. Sh
Read blog
28/08/18
Active Plenary for Supply Teachers
Active Plenary for Supply Teachers
Are you starting a supply position this September? Paul offers some ideas on keeping students on the learning track and being prepared for everything
Read blog
10/08/18
Making and Saving Money during Summer Holidays
Making and Saving Money during Summer Holidays
It’s the summer holidays! No more getting up early and no more classroom duties. Also, no more payslips for a while. What can you do with thes
Read blog
02/08/18
View all news
CPD REC Investors in People UKAS