SEND Teaching Assistant

Location: Leeds
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: KLB - SEMH
Salary: £75 - 85 per day
Job Published: 14 days ago

A school in Leeds is looking to fill an exciting new role within their SEND and inclusion team. They are looking for an ambitious and empathetic individual who can adapt to the required needs of the children that they come into contact with.

In this role, you will be working alongside an enthusiastic and professional group of educators who all share the same passion for supporting children with additional needs. This is a great opportunity to further progress your knowledge of SEND and SEMH within a safe and enriching learning environment.

This is a long-term position starting in January and will run until the end of the academic year. You will be required Monday to Friday between the hours of 8:30am and 3:30pm

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have SEND or SEMH experience
  • Be patient and understanding
  • Have a caring nature and an enthusiasm to help others
  • Be a great communicator
  • Offer motivation and inspiration to pupils

What Protocol can offer you:

  • Competitive pay
  • Weekly pay through PAYE with no hidden costs
  • Great training and development courses such as safeguarding and Team Teach
  • £250 Refer a Friend Scheme
  • A personal consultant who can offer constant support and advice in your journey

If you are interested or want to discuss our roles further, apply now or contact Kayleigh at

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.

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