Accessibility Links

Teaching Assistant with Team Teach

  • Location: Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Start date: 05 Sep 2016
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE10618530
  • Branch: Sheffield Secondary SEND
  • Consultant: Fiona Rhoadhouse
  • Call: 0114 252 1975
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Teaching Assistant in a Pupil Referral Unit based in South Yorkshire. The position will involve working with complex and vulnerable pupils facing behavioural, emotional and social difficulties on a one to one basis and in small groups as well as supporting the teacher with whole class sessions.

The centre which is located in the Barnsley area provides support for young people who have been referred from a mainstream setting .The centre aims to engage pupils and engage, Year 11 students to progress onto further education or employment.

Working within the centre you will take a hands on approach offering the young people the opportunity to achieve, raise their self esteem and social skills and see the value in learning. You will drive the centre to success by enforcing the positive policies, the reward system and develop the young people to manage their own behaviours leading on to a successful life out of the centre

Working in small class sizes you the successful candidate will support pupils on a personalised curriculum and where the candidate excels there is opportunity for extended assignments and permanent job opportunities.

Due to the nature of this role it is it is essential the candidate has excellent behaviour management and Team Teach (or similar) and have the following requirements;

Understanding issues surrounding each individual and supporting their needs to reach positive outcomes.

Use Team Teach when and where needed

Monitor and manage behaviour

Assist the teacher in class to prepare for the lesson.

Support small groups and on a one to one basis

Adhering to school policies

References to cover 2 years of previous employment

An enhanced DBS Check (or be willing to have a new one processed through Protocol)

Legal right to work in the UK

For further information on this position and other SEN teaching or teaching assistant positions please contact Liz Furniss on 0114 2521975 or email efurniss@protocol-education.com

About Protocol Education

Protocol Education is a specialist provider of recruitment services to the education sector, supplying Teachers, Classroom and Special Support Assistants, Instructors, One-to-One Tutors, Cover Supervisors and Nursery Nurses and other Support staff to Primary, Secondary, Special Needs schools, Pupil Referral Units and Nurseries across the UK.

Protocol Education take a "no risk" approach to Safeguarding, providing schools with clear, unambiguous details of the level of checking and vetting we undertaken for each teacher or support worker before they start work in any position.

Protocol Education strives to be innovative. Our "Narrowing the Gap" programme helps schools effectively manage the requirements of Pupil Premium payments; our Effective Inclusion Guide has won plaudits for its highly practical approach to SEN in the mainstream; our candidate CPD and Volunteer programme has helped schools effectively plug skills gaps and helped people back into the workforce. For all of this and more Protocol Education were named Temporary Agency of the Year in the 2013 Recruiter Awards.

Protocol Education's branch network helps bring schools and staff together across the UK while our international office, located in Australia, New Zealand and Canada bring the cream of the worlds teaching talent to the UK.
Similar jobs
  • SENd Specialist Teacher
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Middlesbrough
  • Protocol Education is a specialist provider of classroom based staff to schools and academies in England. We provide our 4,000 clients with the full range of classroom based staff on both a temporary
  • SEN Teaching Assistants/ Learning Support Assistant
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: London
  • SEN Teaching Assistants/ Learning Support Assistant needed in Redhill & Reigate We currently require SEN TA's/LSA's to fill several positions in Schools in and around Redhill and Reigate
  • Qualified Teachers For Lewisham SEND School Required
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Lewisham
  • Are you a qualified teacher that is passionate about the learning and development of students with Special Education Needs and Disabilities? Protocol Education are currently looking for confident and
  • ASD-SEN Teacher.(Richmond/Kingston)
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Location: Richmond
  • SEN Teaching Positions Available Are you an experienced SEN Teacher living in Richmond & Kingston-Upon -Thames? Protocol Education are currently working with a number of SEN schools who are
Latest news
Daily Supply: A Blessing or a Curse?
Daily Supply: A Blessing or a Curse?
After many years teaching in FE colleges in London, Mrs Williams was convinced that she was ready to take the plunge and jump ship. However, before m
Read blog
21/02/18
What Does it Take to Pack Your Bags and Travel?
What Does it Take to Pack Your Bags and Travel?
Paul is our adventurous teacher, who decided to quit his responsibilities for 6 months and go on an exciting journey with his girlfriend Helen.Today,
Read blog
14/02/18
YouTube Resources for Primary Teachers
YouTube Resources for Primary Teachers
"YouTube can be a fantastic educational tool! YouTube videos can help support a topic, by providing interesting background music, or be a springboard
Read blog
07/02/18
Story Writing Skills: Lesson Plan
Story Writing Skills: Lesson Plan
"Do stories! Go bananas!" Emma created this lesson plan to encourage everyone to explore story writing with their students. SUBJECTEnglish YEAR GRO
Read blog
01/02/18
The Supply Teacher's Essential Toolkit
The Supply Teacher's Essential Toolkit
Emma's first kit bag consisted of just about everything short of the kitchen sink and Brian Cox. This was, of course, impractical. What she offers yo
Read blog
25/01/18
View all news
CPD REC Investors in People UKAS