Teaching Assistant

Location: Bristol
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Teacher
Reference: JF0811
Salary: £11.80 - 13.00 per hour + PAYE/CPD/ REFER A FRIEND- £50
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Unqualified Learning Support Assistant- Apply now

Are you looking for your first learning support/educational role? Protocol Education are currently working with numerous Secondary Schools across Bristol who are recruiting for both full time and part time positions. Whilst you may not be qualified, it is important that you are a caring, passionate individual who is driven to help improve the lives of young people.

The Role:

You will be working on both a group and 1-1 basis with young people in key stage 3 and key stage 4 with their day-to-day learning. Students may also have additional needs such as Special Educational Needs/Disabilities (SEND) as well as Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs (SEMH). A creative and flexible approach will be needed, to ensure individuals can flourish in their educational journey regardless of their needs.

About you:

Although you may not have direct experience/qualifications, the role will be suitable if you have experience in backgrounds such as youth work, care and social work. We are also keen to hear from graduates in areas such as Psychology, Sociology and Art who are looking for their first role in an educational setting. Alongside this, you will have excellent interpersonal communication skills, with a strong sense of empathy whilst also being confident and able to remain calm in any situation. You also will be able to work both independently and as part of a wider team. If you feel like you have the transferrable skills and want to make a different to young peoples lives, then please do get in touch.

Hours: 8:30- 3:30

Location: BS30, BS16, BS11, BS10

What to expect from Protocol Education:

  • Support around the clock from a team of dedicated experts
  • Weekly pay (with no hidden fees or costs)
  • Free webinars
  • End of term social events (Including pizza and bowling night)
  • CV writing and assistance
  • £50 refer a friend bonus
  • Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award 2022, REC audited, Investor In People, CPD Member

If you are interested in this role please apply through this advert or apply on our Protocol Education website.


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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