Teaching Assistant & Learning Support Staff

Location: Leeds
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: SEND/PDW- LS TA 06
Salary: We use a PAYE scheme & most jobs go permanent
Job Published: 3 months ago

SEND Teaching Assistants & Learing support staff - South Leeds

Most positions will turn into permanent jobs....

We are currently looking for SEND Teaching Assistants to work in specialist setting based south leeds. This school provides an education for students with aditional needs such as Autisim and associated conditions. The particular groups you are working with could be either at key stage 2, 3, 4 or 5. If you have experience in supporting young people or have worked in a an alternative school setting or provider then this will put you at a distinct advantage. 

You will ideally hold a Team Teach certification or at least be prepared to train for one as we run courses to get you certified. You must have a passion for working with young people aged 7-19. The work can be very rewarding; however it can also be challenging at times, so you need to be resilient, clam, composed and have the ability to manage challenging behaviour in the school. Many students may also have challenging home lives, may present with complex communication needs, learning difficulties or are high on the autistic spectrum.  If you are looking for a change in career, fed up with the long care hours or a graduate looking to start their career with a view to working with young people in a wider context then this could well be the openeing you have been searching for...

Just apply and we will be in contact with you to discuss the next steps.

Protocol Education has been placing teaching professionals in a range of settings for many years. We are a REC accredited and audited company, this means we really take safeguarding seriously and are a leading fully compliant provider within the education sector.  We have a large office network that stretches from the North East to the South West and most areas in-between.  

Protocol Education adheres to the following from its Teachers & Support Workers;

• A DBS certificate with a live subscription to the update service or be willing to get one

• Two professional references within the last five years

• Someone who is committed to the safeguarding of young people.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see protocol-education.com/candidates/frequently-asked-questions 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’. We also 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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