Hours of work: 27.5 hours per week
Working pattern: Part-time, Term-time only (working for 39 weeks per year plus 5.85 weeks annual leave, which will increase after 5 years' continuous service)
(As the position is part-time/term-time only, the above salary will be pro rata)
Closing date: 12pm noon on Wednesday 23 June 2021
For more information and to apply for the above post, please contact:
Battle and Langton CE Primary School, Market Road, Battle, East Sussex, TN33 OHQ
About the role
The Governors and Headteacher at Battle and Langton Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work in our popular, friendly and supportive school. We are a happy, caring and inclusive school. Every child is known and nurtured to achieve their full potential. The school is well resourced and has outstanding facilities and grounds, which are used fully to support the children's learning.
The role may include working 1-1, with small groups of children as well as the whole class. The working times will be between 8.45am and 3.15pm.
The successful candidate should:
- have experience of working with children who display a range of special educational needs including social, emotional and behavioural difficulties
- have a calm, patient and friendly manner with children
- have the ability to use their own initiative and with the support of other school staff, be able to adapt according to the child's individual needs
- be flexible and learn quickly
- have a 'can-do' attitude and can display resilience within their role
- feel confident to manage behaviour effectively and seek advice when needed
The successful candidate will be required to participate in whole school activities and to support the Christian ethos of the school.
We look forward to welcoming new members to our staff team and, given the nature of this work, we would recommend that potential applicants visit the school. Please contact the school to arrange a visit.
All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced CRB check (DBS).
Hours: 27.5 hours per week. Term time only. Start date September 2021
Closing date: 12.00 noon on Wednesday 23 June 2021
For more information and an application form please contact the Battle and Langton school office on 01424 775987
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.
Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau). For further information about what is required in this process please go to www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
All school based staff have the responsibility for promoting the safeguarding and welfare of children. All school staff should be aware of the school’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy and work in accordance with this document at all times.