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Special Needs Teaching Assistant

  • Location: Leicestershire
  • Start date: 25 Sep 2018
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11058479
  • Branch: Leicester
  • Consultant: Dominic Watts
  • Call: 0116 216 2122
Job description

Protocol Education is looking for special needs teaching assistants to work in a primary school in the Loughborough area on a long-term basis. Special needs teaching assistants need to provide a high level of support to children with a range of learning difficulties including ASD (autism), complex needs and PMLD.

The school has a family orientated atmosphere and firmly believes in providing the best care to each and every child. If successful in this post you will have the opportunity to work in sensory rooms, use manual handling equipment and support children in a specialised swimming unit.

It is preferred to have experience of working with young children with special education needs. You will also need excellent inter-personal and communication skills, have the ability to work on your own initiative but also to be an effective team player. This is a dynamic and exciting post within a well-respected and high-profile team.

If this role is of interest to you, please feel free to contact Dominic at Protocol Education on 0116 216 2122 for further information. Alternatively, please send an updated CV to dominic.watts@protocol-education.com


We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00
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