Position: Special Needs Teaching Assistant
Working Hours: Full-time (8:30 AM - 4:00 PM), Full-Time options available
Salary: £77 - £90 per day
Protocol Education is collaborating with schools in and around Hackney, actively seeking Teaching Assistants who are eager to advance their careers and provide valuable support to students with diverse learning needs in primary, secondary, and post-16 educational settings.
We are on the lookout for dedicated, motivated, creative, and enthusiastic individuals who can collaborate closely with classroom teachers to foster a nurturing educational environment. While the role of a Special Needs Teaching Assistant can be demanding at times, it presents numerous opportunities for rapid professional growth and development.
Qualities We Value:
- Exceptional Interpersonal and Communication Skills
- A Calm, Adaptable, and Consistent Approach
- A Dedication to Promoting Safeguarding and Equality
- Resilience, a Deep Passion, and a Willingness to Go the Extra Mile for Children with Diverse Needs
- Readiness to Provide Personal Care When Required
Bonus Points If You:
- Have a background in Education, Care, Psychology, or Drama, as these skills are highly transferable.
- Bring experience in caregiving, elderly care, or nursing, as these backgrounds will also be considered.
No prior experience is necessary, making this an excellent opportunity whether you're embarking on a career in special education, looking to further cultivate your existing skills, or an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant seeking a fresh role.
Begin your journey by registering with us, and we will promptly contact you to discuss your potential role in making a positive impact in the realm of special education.
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.