SEND Teaching Assistant

Location: East Retford
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: generalsendtaretfor8
Salary: £77 - 85 per day + PAYE
Job Published: 23 days ago

Protocol Education are recruiting Teaching Assistant's for SEND schools in Retford. Whether you have previous experience as a TA, have a background in care and are looking for your next challenge or have recently graduated and looking to broaden your experiences, Protocol has full time and part time roles available to work with children with special needs and improve their outcomes.

Working for Protocol Education means we can help find the right role for you with almost immediate starts.

The Role: Working as a Teaching Assistant you will work at a range of SEND schools providing support for students with additional needs in order to ensure that they’re getting the best out of their education and are given an equal opportunity to succeed outside of the classroom. Initially you will work on a day-to-day basis, however there could be the option for a school to offer you a long-term position should they require.

The schools: Like previously mentioned, you will work with multiple SEND schools across Retford with a range of different needs (ASC, PMLD, SEMH, SLD to mention a few) while following the main aims and ethos’ of the schools. No matter which school you attend, you will be trusted to ensure the safety, confidentiality, and progress of the pupils.

The Successful Candidate: As an individual you will be outgoing and confident in your abilities to provide the best outcomes for your students.

You must be adaptable, motivated, and committed to providing a caring and exciting learning environment where children are valued as individuals are challenged and enabled to reach their full potential.

Although not essential, extra qualifications in training in Moving and Handling and/or Team Teach are highly desired.

What Protocol can offer:

  • A dedicated consultant who understands the importance of finding the right role for you, allowing you to get the best out of your employment.
  • Access to over 50 CPD courses of Diploma and Certificate level, used to help further your understanding and help you progress further within your career.
  • Flexibility - Whether you’re wanting full or part time work, Protocol can work around you. We can offer you daily, long term or even permanent work.
  • Competitive Rates
  • Refer a friend scheme: £250 to any candidate who refers an individual who begins working for Protocol
  • The opportunity to work with an agency who have gained recognition within our industry, through awards and accreditations.


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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