Accessibility Links

Teaching Assistant

Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking for Teaching Assistants to work in schools in East Sussex.

We are recruiting for the following roles:

  • Day to day supply Teaching Assistants
  • SEN support in mainstream schools
  • 1:1 intervention roles e.g. SATs support, booster sessions, numeracy/literacy support
  • Individual needs- working 1:1 with children with Autism, Social Emotional and Mental Health Challenges and Challenging Behaviour.

Do you have….

  • Experience working with children in a classroom or similar environment?
  • A desire to gain experience working in primary schools?
  • Am enhanced, Child Only DBS on the Update Service? (Desired but not essential at this stage)
  • A strong sense of empathy with a patient and understanding approach?
  • A genuine passion to help children from all backgrounds to achieve their very best?
  • Experience working with children with Special Educational Needs?
  • Experience as a support worker, mental health support assistant or similar role?

If you answered ‘yes’ to any of the above, please send an up to date CV to Sarah Grant at the Brighton Primary Branch for immediate consideration.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

For details of our privacy policy, please see

Similar jobs