Hassocks Infant School is a friendly, welcoming school in the center of the village of Hassocks. Our school is situated 10 miles North of Brighton with excellent transport links. The train station is a few minutes-walk from the school with a 10-minute journey to central Brighton. We are also moments from the A23 with good links to central Brighton, Haywards Heath, Burgess Hill and other local towns.
About the role
Hassocks Infant School is seeking to appoint a teaching assistant who can support our excellent Key Stage One Team. We are looking for somebody who is passionate about supporting children’s learning and working as part of a team to ensure the very best outcomes for all of our pupils. The post will be permanent. Grade 3 for 27.5 hours per week, term time only, from 9.00am to 3.00pm. The role includes midday meals supervision and a half an hour unpaid lunch break.
We are absolutely committed to providing the very best education for our children and we are seeking to appoint the right candidate to the role who has the right skill set, values and attributes.
The successful candidate will be:
- committed providing high levels of support to pupils, on a 1:1 and group basis
- enthusiastic, highly motivated and enjoy working with children
- forward thinking, creative and able to make learning fun
- able to work effectively with members of the school community, including parents
The full application details and form can be found here: https://www.westsussex.gov.uk/jobs/school-jobs/
Visits are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office on 01273 842549 or firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a visit or a phone call to find out more about this exciting opportunity.
The closing date is 12pm on Thursday 1st September. Interviews will be held on Thursday 8th September.
Hassocks Infant School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to satisfactory references, health checks and DBS clearance.
Please ensure you apply with the WSCC application form attached below.
Brighton & Hove City Council is advertising on behalf of the school and is not the employer in this case.
Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.