Teaching Assistant - SEND

Location: Billingshurst
Job Type: Part Time
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: Trafalgar RH14
Salary: £77 - 90 per day
Job Published: 4 months ago

Position:  SEN Teaching Assistant

Specialism: Autism

Location: Horsham

Contract Type: Part & Full-Time

Working Hours: 8:30 - 15:30


Role Overview:


We are seeking dedicated Support Assistant to join a school in Horsham, providing 1:1 support to a children in Reception or Year 1. The position can be either full-time or part-time work, depending on your preferences and availability. You will play a crucial role in supporting children with Autism, and one child with medical requirements, ensuring their safety, well-being, and engagement and the school environment.

Your responsibilities will involve assisting these young learners throughout their school day, catering to their individual needs and creating a nurturing and inclusive learning experience. This a rewarding opportunity which will allow you to make a profound impact on the academic and personal growth of these young students during their crucial early years.



We are looking for candidates who have:

  • Previous experience working with children with additional needs or a strong desire to work with such children.
  • The ability to follow EHCPs (Education, Health, and Care Plans) or other educational plans designed to carer to individual learning needs.
  • A genuine passion for making a positive impact on the lives of students with Special Educational Needs.
  • The ability to create a nurturing and inclusive learning environment, foster the growth and development of every child.
  • Patience, empathy and understanding to support student's diverse learning requirements.
  • A proactive and flexible approach, capable of adapting to various situation and challenges that may arise.



What we offer:

  • A competitive pay rate.
  • Weekly pay which is paid through PAYE (no hidden umbrella costs).
  • A team and professional and experienced consultants to guide you.
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme.
  • Access to over 50 online courses – available to Diploma and Certificate level.
  • Representing and trusted by more than 4000 clients across the UK – being a preferred supplier to schools.
  • We’ve assistant over 10,000 candidates being gainfully employed.


Please only apply if you have the right to work in the UK.

If you feel you are the ideal candidate for this role – please apply now. Or if you wish to discuss this role, please contact Jamie at Protocol Education on 01273 253196 or email jamie.saunders@protocol-education.com

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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