We are actively support workers and teaching assistants from a wide variety of creative backgrounds such as acting, music, art who are keen to apply their creative skills within a special needs school in South Tyneside.

As a teaching assistant you will be required to think creatively and apply your skills to sensory sessions, develop students hand eye coordination, speech & language skills, social/communication skills, speech and language skills, independence and cognitive processes. In addition, you will have the opportunity to work within a variety of different subjects such as cooking, art & music.

The role:

Working full time – Monday to Friday 08:30 – 15:30

Engaging students through creative activities such as P.E., cooking, art and music

One to one support focusing on students communication and hand eye coordination

Ensuring the schools ethos and policies are being implemented

Helping with sensory integration within the classroom

Working with the teacher to assess pupils’ levels and ability

The school are looking for individuals who are:

Experienced working with children

Dedicated to the development of students learning

Passionate making a difference and providing a positive influence to students

If you’re looking for a challenging and rewarding role, please apply today or get in touch on 0191 279 7270 and ask for Lewis.

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.