Support Worker (to work in an education setting)

Location: Kingswood
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Reference: KD100622024PSG535
Salary: £12.90 - 14.50 per hour + PAYE/£50 referral
Job Published: 7 days ago

Protocol Education are currently looking for Support Workers to work within an education setting. This is a perfect way to gain experience with children who have additional needs and need extra adult support. 

What is the role? 

We work with schools in and around Bristol to provide support staff for children and we currently have roles such as general classroom Teaching Assistant and 1:1, 1:2 or 1:3 SEND support assistant. The children have a range of diverse needs including autism, ADHD, SEMH needs and sometimes physical disabilities.

Why Support Workers?

From talking to our schools, we have found that people who have previously worked at Support Workers have skills that are transferable to an education setting such as being empathetic and differentiating their style of support based on the needs. Because of this, we are keen to continue to recruit individuals from a support worker background who are passionate about working with children.

Which school will I be at?

We have schools across Bristol and South Gloucestershire who are looking for staff. The schools will be welcoming and have varied curriculums and a team of dedicated staff who will be there to support you in this role.

What are the hours? 

Hours are generally 8:30-3:30 however we currently have flexible, part-time work as well as full-time and long-term roles so the hours can fit around you! We have roles starting ASAP and also commencing in September 2024.

Why Protocol?

Not only does working with us save you job searching, writing applications and going for interviews but here at Protocol, we also offer:

  • Competitive rates of pay through PAYE
  • Guaranteed work agreements that guarantee consistent work and income
  • FREE continued professional development training (CPD) including Team Teach
  • Social events including free bowling and pizza nights
  • Ongoing honest, friendly and professional support from our dedicated team of experts
  • A £50 Bonus ‘refer a teacher/TA’ payment scheme

If you are someone who is reliable, personable, dedicated and passionate about supporting children with addtional need, apply now! 

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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