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SEMH Teaching Assistant

Teaching Personnel

£70 - 80 per day + pension


Temporary | Full Time



Are you an experienced, enthusiastic individual looking for a full-time Teaching Assistant role in the Bournemouth area?

We are looking to promptly hire an excellent Social Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) TA to work in an Alternative Provision in Bournemouth. This friendly SEMH school caters for pupils in KS3 and KS4, who have Social Emotional and Mental Health needs (SEMH) and ASD which prevents them from accessing their mainstream place. The It is a new provision which opened in April 2021 and is a very small school which is currently able to offer 50 pupil places.

Contract details:

  • Location – Bournemouth
  • Position – Teaching Assistant (SEMH)
  • Type of work – Full time
  • Contract or position start date – ASAP
  • Contract type – Temp to Perm
  • Minimum rate of pay - £70 per day

The chosen candidate will require: 

  • Experience working with children/teenagers
  • Experience working with SEMH is desirable  
  • Adequate References  
  • A valid up to date DBS certificate or be willing to apply for one  
  • To be reliant and self-sufficient  
  • The ability to nurture and inspire pupils  

You will receive core benefits from Teaching Personnel which include: 

  • Access to a personal recruitment consultant
  • Access to our CPD Training Academy where you can have access to various courses and understand specialisms such as Autism
  • Competitive pay rate
  • Pension scheme

If this sounds like you and you would like to know more about this opportunity, please apply now with an up-to-date CV. We look forward to hearing from you!  

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see for 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.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
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