Accessibility Links

SLD Teaching Assistant

  • Location: Sheffield City Council
  • Start date: 05 Sep 2016
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE10657043
  • Branch: Sheffield Secondary SEND
  • Consultant: Fiona Rhoadhouse
  • Call: 0114 252 1975
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
Moving and Handling

A Specialst school in South Yorkshire are currently looking for a Teaching Assistant with Moving and Handling and hoist experience to assist in multiple classes throughout the school.

The focus of the school is it’s pupils and the development of each individaual to reach their potential. With state of the art facilities the school can offer a wide range of support for pupils with mild to severe and profound learning difficulties, Autism and speach and language disorders.

Your role will be to support on a one to one basis in the classroom and assist with the care and moving and handling of the individual being respectful of their needs at asll times. You will also be responsible for assisting the young person with their work and interaction in the classroom and the whole school. You will work closely with the Class Teacher organising the resources for the day and contributing to IEP’s.

The essential criteria for this post will be to have a Moving and Handling qualification or similar and experience using hoist. A Team Teach qualification would be desirable but not essential.

If you would like to be considered for this role or other Teaching Assistant positions please do not hesitate to apply today or contact Liz at Protocol Education on efurniss@protocol-education.com

Working for Protocol

Working for Protocol gives you the opportunity to have continuous CPD (continued professional development) throughout the year, simple access to online timesheets and the latest positions before anyone else. A dedicated and specialist consultant who will represent you and match you with the most suitable positions. You will also join the refer a friend scheme where each referral will earn you £50 of high street vouchers

About Protocol

Protocol Education is a specialist provider of recruitment services to the education sector, supplying Teachers, Classroom and Special Support Assistants, Instructors, One-to-One Tutors, Cover Supervisors and Nursery Nurses and other Support staff to Primary, Secondary, Special Needs schools, Pupil Referral Units and Nurseries across the UK.

Protocol Education take a "no risk" approach to Safeguarding, providing schools with clear, unambiguous details of the level of checking and vetting we undertaken for each teacher or support worker before they start work in any position.

Protocol Education strives to be innovative. Our "Narrowing the Gap" programme helps schools effectively manage the requirements of Pupil Premium payments; our Effective Inclusion Guide has won plaudits for its highly practical approach to SEN in the mainstream; our candidate CPD and Volunteer programme has helped schools effectively plug skills gaps and helped people back into the workforce. For all of this and more Protocol Education were named Temporary Agency of the Year in the 2013 Recruiter Awards.

Protocol Education's branch network helps bring schools and staff together across the UK while our international office, located in Australia, New Zealand and Canada bring the cream of the worlds teaching talent to the UK.
Similar jobs
  • SEND Teacher - September Start
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Richmond upon Thames
  • September Teacher Opportunity in Richmond A PMLD (Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties) Teacher is required at an inclusive school in Richmond. The school itself is a well-run inclusive
  • SEND PMLD Teacher Required
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Lewisham
  • SEND PMLD (Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties) Teacher Required Are you ready to start a job that you love and is both rewarding and career enhancing? Do you have any experience working
  • SEND Teaching Opportunity in Kingston
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Kingston upon Thames
  • SEND Teacher Opportunity in Kingston A special educational needs teacher is required at an inclusive school in Kingston. The school itself is a well-run inclusive special school for students aged
  • SEND Teacher Roles Available
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Wandsworth
  • Protocol Education are looking for Teachers with SEND experience or have a keen interest working with students with special needs to work in our special needs schools in the boroughs of South West
  • Special Needs Employment Teacher - Further Education
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Westminster
  • Special Needs Employment Teacher Further Education Location - Westminster Looking for a new job in central London? Want to work with children in a thriving environment? Keen to join a
Latest news
Bethany's Testimonial: From Australia to Cambridge
Bethany's Testimonial: From Australia to Cambridge
• What made you decide to teach in England?I love to try new things, meet lots of new people, travel and explore. I thought that basing myself
Read blog
20/04/18
Teaching Children with Autism - Classroom Tips
Teaching Children with Autism - Classroom Tips
Having over 20 years of teaching experience and coming from a family of teachers, Emma filled this blog with practical suggestions for teachers who a
Read blog
18/04/18
Hayden: "I Chose Protocol for GWA and Fair Pay!"
Hayden: "I Chose Protocol for GWA and Fair Pay!"
What made you decide to teach in England?Seeking a new and different experience while travelling through Europe as frequently as possible. Why
Read blog
13/04/18
5 Tips for Tackling Cyber Bullying
5 Tips for Tackling Cyber Bullying
Our blogger Ray thinks that teachers should keep up-to-date with the newest technology and how it could be used to intimidate, manipulate and coerce
Read blog
10/04/18
Challenge Yourself Professionally and Personally
Challenge Yourself Professionally and Personally
"I made the decision to teach in England to further my teaching career and to challenge myself within a different education system. To experience a
Read blog
05/04/18
View all news
CPD REC Investors in People UKAS