Team Teach Trained SEND TA

Location: Sheffield
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: TTSENDTA17
Salary: £84 - 95 per day + PAYE
Job Published: 5 days ago

Are you Team Teach trained, passionate about supporting children with SEND and looking for your next opportunity? We can help!

About Us: Protocol Education is a leading educational agency committed to providing specialized support to schools and educational institutions. We are currently expanding our team and seeking experienced Teaching Assistants with Team Teach training and confidence in managing challenging behaviour. If you are dedicated, resilient, and passionate about making a positive impact on students' lives, we want to hear from you!

Position Overview: As a Team Teach Trained Teaching Assistant with Protocol Education, you will play a crucial role in supporting students with challenging behaviour in schools who support young people with social, emotional and mental health needs. Our schools may also cater to children with learning difficulties, you will need to be adaptable to these needs. This role requires individuals with Team Teach certification and a strong ability to manage and de-escalate challenging situations, ensuring a safe and supportive learning environment for all.


  • Provide one-on-one and group support to students with challenging behaviour.
  • Implement Team Teach strategies to manage and de-escalate challenging situations effectively.
  • Collaborate with classroom teachers and other professionals to develop and implement behavior management plans.
  • Adapt and modify teaching strategies to meet the unique needs of individual students.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment while maintaining a focus on student well-being.
  • Communicate effectively with school staff, parents, and external professionals to ensure coordinated support.


  • Team Teach certification is essential.
  • Proven experience working as a Teaching Assistant in a setting with challenging behaviour.
  • Confidence and resilience in managing and de-escalating challenging situations.
  • Relevant education or training in Special Education or a related field.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team and adapt to different educational settings.


How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit their CV to Please include "Team Teach Trained Teaching Assistant Application" in the subject line.


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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