Teaching Assistant, Gloucestershire

£19428.05 per annum

Posted 2 weeks ago | ref: 239985

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Protocol are currently working with a fantastic Gloucestershire based college who have a wide range courses, ranging from Apprenticeships all the way through to Higher Education and taking on students from all over the world.

In 2016 Ofsted rated them ‘Good’ showing a strong dedication to their students well-being and helping them forward in their journey for success whether that be to start their own careers or venture into Higher Education.

They are currently recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work for them on a permanent basis. 

Role responsibilities

  • Work with individual students or small groups following the direction of the lecturer

  • To support students with their chosen communication method, to enable their opinions and decisions to be valued

  • To support learners to develop the skills to enable them to live as independently as possible through a highly planned curriculum where you use every opportunity to relate to the learner’s EHCP outcomes.

The person & qualifications

  • Previous experience of working with SEND students (preferably in a provision focused on SEMH support)

  • At least a grade C in GCSE English & Maths (or equivalent) or willing to undertake

  • Confident user of all Microsoft Office packages; internet and email.

As a Disability Confident business we warmly encourage applications from people with disabilities. Protocol is committed to offering opportunities to people from diverse communities. If you have specific requirements or adjustments please let us know if there is anything we can do to support your application.

About Protocol

Protocol are the specialist full-service recruiter dedicated to education, training and skills. People are at the heart of everything we do. We place people first.

We’re more than a recruitment agency – we pride ourselves on our ongoing support and aftercare delivered by our expert team, and all our candidates benefit from free access to our exclusive online CPD portal, Learning Zone.

Whatever your career goals, we’ve got the right role for you. With a wide range of temporary and permanent positions available, from lecturing and training jobs to assessment and support staff roles, all with very competitive pay rates and benefits – your future is in good hands.

The Legal Bit

Protocol National ltd trading as Protocol are acting as an employment business for this position. If you are successful, Protocol is required to see evidence of your Right to Work in the UK; in addition to you applying for an enhanced DBS Certificate should you not already hold a suitable certificate registered on the DBS Update Service. The position is subject to agreement to Terms and Conditions and suitable application and reference process. As a result of the volume of applications we are currently receiving we regret that we may be unable to respond with individual feedback. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion.