SEND Teaching Assistant

Location: Newcastle
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: SNDTA
Salary: £327.50 - 425.90 per week + Free Accredited Training, £250 refer a friend, No payroll fee
Job Published: 4 months ago

Protocol Education are currently looking for teaching assistants within special needs experience to work work in an outstanding secondary school to start in September 2022. As this is a special needs school you will be working with students with special needs that include autism, speech & language difficulties and sensory overload. Your role as a teaching assistant will be to focus on the development of education and learning within a range of different lessons that include maths English, science and creative lessons such as Art, music and P.E. You will also be required to support the class teacher, working one to one with students and breaking down the work in a way students can access. Class sizes are reduced and range from 8 - 10 students per class enabling you to provide a more focus level of learning. 

This role is a year long role (term time only) with the option of going permanent. 

The role:

  • Monday to Friday 
  • Working in small classes ranging from 8 - 10 students
  • Assisting in lessons such as English, maths and science
  • Focusing in preparation for exams
  • Supporting in creative lessons such as art, music and cooking
  • Assisting in out such as schools trips
  • Working within a supportive team or professionals


  • Free training through out your role
  • Free webinars to enable to approach the role more effectively
  • No umbrella companies 
  • Long term placement meaning job security 
  • Experienced consultant to support you throughout your employment

If you would like to be considered for this role please apply now or alternatively you can submit your CV

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see 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’. We also 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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