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Behaviour Support Worker – SEMH in Bath

Salary: £92.50-£100 per day
Travel Expenses: £0.40 per mile
Immediate Start: Yes
Job Reference: ASSISTANT0035

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of young individuals with unique learning needs? Do you possess the skills and empathy required to provide meaningful support to students facing social, emotional, and mental health challenges? If so, we invite you to join our dedicated team as a Behaviour Support Worker – SEMH in the vibrant city of Bath.

Company Overview:

At Lexia, we specialise in connecting talented individuals with rewarding opportunities in Alternative Learning Provision. Our mission is to create enriching educational experiences for students who thrive in non-traditional environments. We work closely with schools, educational institutions, and students to ensure a supportive and nurturing learning atmosphere.

Position Overview:

As a Behaviour Support Worker – SEMH, you will play a crucial role in providing one-on-one and group support to students with social, emotional, and mental health challenges. You will collaborate with educators, families, and other professionals to create customized strategies that foster personal growth, academic success, and improved emotional well-being.


  • Build strong relationships with students, understanding their individual needs and challenges.
  • Implement personalised behaviour intervention plans to address social, emotional, and mental health difficulties.
  • Provide guidance, mentorship, and encouragement to students, promoting positive self-esteem and self-expression.
  • Collaborate with teachers, counsellors, and parents to create a holistic support network.
  • Maintain accurate records of student progress and behaviour observations.
  • Facilitate social skills development and conflict resolution techniques.
  • Foster a safe and inclusive learning environment where all students can thrive.


  • Previous experience working with students with SEMH needs, ideally in an educational or care setting.
  • Strong understanding of social, emotional, and mental health challenges faced by young individuals.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Empathetic nature and patience in addressing challenging situations.
  • Ability to adapt strategies to suit individual learning styles and needs.
  • Relevant certifications or qualifications in education, counselling, psychology, or related fields are desirable.


  • Competitive salary reflecting your skills and experience.
  • Ongoing professional development opportunities to enhance your expertise.
  • The chance to make a significant impact on the lives of students who need your support.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment.
  • Opportunity to be part of a growing and innovative educational community.

Application Process:

If you’re excited to be a part of our mission to empower students with SEMH challenges, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your CV and tell us about your relevant experience and motivation for this role.

Join us in creating a positive difference in the lives of students. Become a part of our dynamic team as we pave the way for alternative learning provision in Bath.

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