SEND Teaching Assistant

Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants
Reference: Nsad909088
Salary: £80 - 100 per day + Plus CPD
Job Published: 29 days ago

 Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Location:  Spelthorne/Ashford/Shepperton/Laleham

Salary: Competitive

Contract Type: Temp to perm/ Temporary/Part time/Full Time

We are looking for a motivated and caring Special Needs Teaching Assistant to join our team of succesful educators at Protocol Education. The successful candidate will work closely with the classroom teacher and SENCO to support students with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in their learning and development.


  • Supporting students with SEND on a one-to-one basis or in small groups to access the curriculum and achieve their learning goals.
  • Adapting and modifying learning materials and resources to meet the individual needs of students with SEND.
  • Monitoring and recording student progress and providing regular feedback to teachers and parents.
  • Assisting with personal care needs where necessary.
  • Helping to maintain a safe and stimulating learning environment for students.
  • Collaborating with other professionals, such as occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, and educational psychologists, to support the needs of students with SEND.
  • Participating in training and professional development opportunities as required.


  • Previous experience of working with children with SEND.
  • A good understanding of the different types of SEND and associated teaching strategies.
  • A caring and patient approach to working with students with additional needs.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

If you are passionate about supporting children with special educational needs and disabilities and have the skills and experience required for this role, we would love to hear from you. Please apply with your CV and we will be in touch if you are found to be a suitable match!


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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