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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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Job description

LSA required in the Oxford area

  • Can you help children develop skills of interaction?
  • Can you help to meet the sensory needs of children enabling them to be as calm as possible?
  • Are you committed to raising pupils’ educational achievement?

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit a learning support assistant to join a school in the Oxford area. You will be working with children and young people with low self-esteem who may suffer with some anxiety and/or anger management challenges. You will be working on a one-to-one basis or with small groups of pupils.

• ASAP interview and ASAP start

• Supportive management team

• CPD and progression opportunities


• Working 1:1 and/or with a small group of pupils

• Providing support to students with special educational needs

• Growing pupils confidence and encouraging them towards independence

About You:

If you see the potential in every pupil, are passionate about working with young people with complex educational needs and are ambitious in taking on new challenges we would like to speak to you.

In addition, you must meet the following criteria;

• Able to provide 2 references

• Possess excellent communication skills

• Be flexible and adaptable in an environment

• Be sympathetic, patient and kind

If you are an enthusiastic, flexible and proactive individual and would like to apply for this position, please send your CV to or call 0118 907 1532.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates applying to posts through Teaching Personnel must undertake or have undertaken the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) application form.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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