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SEN Teaching Assistant

Grade 6

Full-time/part-time positions 


We are looking to appoint a SEN TA to start immediately (Summer 2022) 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant and forward-thinking setting.  We are looking to appoint an inspiring SEN TA who is fully committed to doing the very best for the pupils in their care. We are a successful Local Authority maintained two-form entry primary school situated close to the centre of Oxford.  Our Ofsted and SIAMS inspections in February 2018 confirmed that we are a good school with a strong and committed leadership team. We are looking for an SEN TA to provide learning and care support for children with Special Educational Needs (SEN). This will involve working with the teacher to plan and deliver activities and supporting pupils with routines, transitions and behaviour management


We are looking for someone who can:

  • Support pupils, working 1:1 with high-need children and/or with small groups of children
  • Build positive relationships with pupils, promoting high self-esteem and independence
  • Adapt communication style to respond to pupils according to their individual needs
  • Support pupils with their social, emotional and mental health needs, escalating concerns where appropriate
  • Promote high standards of behaviour, responding to incidents in line with the school’s behaviour policy and guidelines on physical intervention
  • Assist with the development and delivery of individual education and support plans


We offer you:

  • A happy, supportive and friendly environment where we work effectively as a team
  • Children who are eager to learn, committed staff, governors, parents and carers
  • A commitment to a healthy work/life balance.
  • Inspiring curriculum enrichment opportunities because of our exciting location in central Oxford
  • Opportunities to develop your practice supported by a commitment to your continuous professional development



  • Access to Oxfordshire County Council discounts
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Ample parking and secure bike store
  • Staff social events
  • Free tea and coffee in the staff room
  • Access to staff laptops and iPads


Final closing date for applications: Monday 30th June 2022

Applications will be considered on receipt with early opportunity for interview

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