Vacancy: Teaching Assistant (Role A)

Job Title: 
Teaching Assistant (Fixed Term to August 2017)
NJC Scale 1-2

27.9 hours per week, (work 39, paid 46.2 weeks per year)

SCP 13 - Actual salary £10,847 (hourly rate £8.39)

To start as soon as possible

A Teaching Assistant to support students with a variety of special educational needs, disabilities and behaviour needs across curriculum areas and key stages. The role will be primarily lesson based and involve support with small groups and individual students.

The key responsibilities will include:

  • communicating effectively and sensitively with students to support their learning, development and independence.
  • understanding of individual student needs and strategies to overcome barriers to learning and participation in the classroom.
  • working collaboratively with the classroom teacher and other colleagues to ensure that students are safe, happy and make progress

If you are interested in applying for this role please complete and return an application form by the closing date: (CVs alone will not be considered)

Closing date: Monday 13th March 2017 (10.00 am)
Interview date: week commencing 20th March 2017

Blatchington Mill School is committed to safeguarding our students; we expect all staff and volunteers to support this commitment. Criminal record checks will be carried out and a full, enhanced DBS clearance is required for all positions.

Applications are encouraged from black and ethnic minority candidates, as these groups are under-represented on the school's staff.
(Race Relations Act sections 35-38 apply).

How to Apply

Unless otherwise stated, please return your completed application form by noon on the closing date to:

Amanda Brasington,
Head Teacher's PA,
Blatchington Mill School & Sixth Form College,
Nevill Avenue,

Tel: 01273 736244
Fax: 01273 739615