SEND Teaching Assistant

Location: Cambridge
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants
Reference: sendtape
Salary: £70 - 90 per day + £250 Referral Bonus
Job Published: 14 days ago

Are you a confident, patient, empathetic & resilient person with a natural ability to engage with children from vulnerable backgrounds?

Protocol Education are looking to recruit committed and enthusiastic Teaching Assistants to join our base of schools in the Cambridge area. The successful applicants will have an aptitude for, and commitment to safeguarding children.

Our Vision

To encourage children and young people to engage with education and overcome potential barriers to learning. Additionally, inspire learners to make positive life choices and to provide pupils with a therapeutic education which enables them to make the most of their life chances.

The Successful Candidates Will;

  • Support the school values and ethos
  • Be able to understand school policies, practices, and procedures
  • Have a general understanding of child development and learning
  • Be flexible and able to adapt to the needs of the children
  • Be able to liaise closely with teachers, support staff and demonstrate good teamwork.
  • Demonstrate good communication skills
  • Provide 1:1 support for children with SEMH & Challenging needs
  • Have high aspirations for all children to achieve their academic potential

Protocol Education can offer:

  •  Competitive rates that express your experience and responsibilities
  •  £250 refer a Teacher/TA Bonus
  •  Free Webinars
  •  Social events
  •  CV writing assistance and marketing tools

If this sounds like you. Don't delay. Apply today. For a confidential chat or to find out about our other positions call 01223 667755 or email

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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