Unqualified Therapeutic Support Workers

Location: Bristol
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: jt 6/6/24 e
Salary: £12.90 - 13.50 per hour + PAYE
Job Published: 15 days ago

Are you passionate about supporting children and young people with social, emotional and mental health needs (SEMH)?

 Are you committed in supporting all children achieve their best possible outcomes, whatever their starting point or background?

We are looking for passionate and inspiring therapeutic support workers to join our bank of staff to provide support for our great network of SEND schools. 

We have a network of schools which cater for a wide range of young people with Special Educational Needs and disabilities; including social, emotional and mental health needs (SEMH), Speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) and Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC).

No previous experience needed, as long as you share our passion and values that every young person, whatever their starting points or background, get the education they deserve.

Opportunities for temp/perm positions.

Full time and part time positions available 8.30-3.30 TTO 

Your Role:

-          You will work alongside an experienced SEMH teacher in supporting the students to overcome their barriers to learning and help them to make accelerated progress.

-          You will work with the class teacher to deliver high quality interventions to support the pupils to achieve their targets set out in their EHCP (Educational Health Care Plan).

-          Support the behaviour management of the classroom, following the schools behaviour management policy.

-          Follow school’s safeguarding policies, ensuring any safeguarding concerns are reported using the school’s referral procedures.

-          Work alongside the class teacher in helping to guide the pupils to discover, enjoy and explore the curriculum through a wide variety of learning opportunities both inside and outside the classroom.

The Candidate:

- Be confident in supporting children with high SEMH needs.

- A commitment to doing the very best for all our children. 

- Have relevant SEN experience.

- Be eligible to work in the UK.

What Protocol can offer you:

- Competitive rates that express your experience and responsibilities

- Continuous CPD development.

- £50 refer a friend.

- Social events such as bowling and pizza, giving you an opportunity to network with other educational staff.

- A team of professional and experienced consultants to guide you.

- Around the clock support and assistance from protocol education.


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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