Teaching Assistant - Individual Needs Assistant

Location: Lewes
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants
Reference: INA Lewes3
Salary: Competitive
Job Published: 13 days ago

Protocol are working closly with a mainstream school in Lewes area. They are looking to appoint a Individual Needs Assistant for a student with behavioral needs. You will be working on a 1:1 basis as well as in the main classesroom.

This role is suitalbe for someone who has experience working with children in a 1:1 setting as well as understanding different needs and trigger that could cause a studnet to struggle in a mainstream setting.  The school is well-liked by teachers and students alike and many describe working at the school as fun and stimulating, where you really feel valued. Th child has complex needs inlcuding severe expressive language disorder, poor attention, hyperactivity and some beahvioural needs. 

Working in a role like this can be one of the most rewarding jobs you can have, making a reall difference and helping studnet of all level access the shcooling they deserve. Inclusion is at the heart of this school and this job role. 


Location: Brighton 

Times: 8:30 till 3:30 pm 

Pay: £70-85 (depending on experience)

Days: Monday to Friday - applicatant needs to be able to work the whole week. 

Start Date: ASAP


Additional skills in working with ASC/Behavioural needs is not essential. However, if you have experience with ASC and PMLD students or have training in PEC’s, Team Teach, Makaton, ABA, Hoist, Manuel handling, Personal Care, this will aid you in your placement at the school.

If you are looking to make the transition into a SEND environment, the school also offer great training and support if you have the drive and passion that is essential in working with their young people.




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.

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