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Teaching Assistant

At Oasis Academy Mayfield , Southampton
Salary: Support Staff OCL Scale 2/3 (SCP4-8) £18,933 FTE (Actual £14,241) + LGPS
Role: Part-time
Contract: Permanent
Start Date: 2nd September 2021
Applications Closed 12:00 PM on Thursday 5th August 2021
Interviews: Thursday 12th August 2021

Oasis Academy Mayfield are looking to appoint a Level 2 Teaching Assistant. You will enhance your teaching assistant skills through practical experience. You will work under the guidance of the SEND Manager and Teachers to support individuals/groups of students.

Our teaching assistant training programme will teach many different skills, which will allow you to work within schools to support classroom delivery. You will be expected to work alongside students with specific learning needs, ensuring they can access the curriculum. Key Responsibilities:


  •  Liaise with the SENCO/ Teaching Staff to identify areas of need and assist in the

 development of strategies to support pupil’s learning 

  •  Take an active role in the development and implementation of SEND pupil     


  •  Establish productive working relationships with students, acting as a role model   
  •  and setting high expectations
  •  Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils both within and outside the  


  •  Encourage pupils to interact and work co-operatively with others
  •  Assisting with young people’s learning experience
  •  Helping students who might need extra support
  •  Learning classroom-based skills and behaviour techniques
  •  Working alongside the teacher to support classroom activities


Support the Academy by:

  • Being aware of confidential issues to home/pupil/teacher/school work and to safeguard students and staff.
  • To ensure strict confidentiality in all areas of work.
  • To work and process personal and sensitive information in accordance with Data Protection Act 2018 including the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2018.


Desired skills:


Hard working

Good time keeping



Work as part of a team


Personal qualities:


Motivated and enthusiastic

A confident communicator

Professionally presented

Punctual and reliable


Application Procedure:


Please take time to look over the recruitment information attached.

For further information or an informal discussion about the role and the Academy, please contact us on 02380 328128 or email




Further information and an application pack can be found on our website  

Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

Application Form: Download
Equal Opportunities Form: Download EO Monitoring Form
GDPR Candidate Privacy notice: Download Privacy Notice

How do I Apply?

To apply for the position of Teaching Assistant, please download (saving to your computer) and complete the above Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms and either upload and submit the forms Online or by Email.