TEACHING ASSISTANT

Recruiter
The SmartList
Location
Eastbourne
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 May 2018
Closes
12 Jun 2018
Sector
Charity
Start Date
Immediate
Duration
Permanent
OCKLYNGE JUNIOR SCHOOL

Part of the South Downs Learning Trust

Victoria Drive Eastbourne East Sussex BN20 8XN

Ocklynge School is entering a new and exciting time with many changes as part of the supportive and aspirational South Downs Learning Trust.

If you would like to join us on our journey, we would love to hear from you.

TEACHING ASSISTANT

This is an exciting opportunity to join us in a role dedicated to helping students develop their full potential. If you are adept at establishing positive relationships and have high expectations of yourself and others we would love to hear from you. The job description and person specification in this pack describe what the post entails and the type of person we are looking for. Previous knowledge or interest/experience in working with children would be particularly useful, although most experience is gained on the job. The successful applicant must enjoy the challenges and demands of working with young people but will be well supported by a busy and friendly team.

This position is term time only for 17.5 hours per week (3 and a half hours per day, to be worked in the mornings each Monday to Friday, with a 20-minute unpaid break daily). The position is term time only and fixed-term to July 2019 in the first instance. Pay will be on LPS SS Grade 3, Points 5-7, starting on GBP16,755 (pro-rata as term-time only).

Closing date - Midday on Friday 25th May. Interviews - Tuesday 5th June

If you decide to apply for any of these vacancies, please use the information provided and your own expertise to complete the application form, which can be downloaded from our website by clicking the button below or by contacting the school office, and return to the school by the closing date. Please note that we do not accept CV's.

The South Downs Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau).

All applications are treated on merit. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau).