Teaching Assistant (TA) in Brighton

Teaching Assistants
£60-£70 per day
Community Primary School in Brighton
Brighton, East Sussex

Sussex Teachers are recruiting for a pool of Teaching Assistants to work at a central Brighton primary school. There are a number of part time and full time roles to begin as soon as possible, until the end of the academic year.


You will be joining a thriving primary school with a dedicated and professional staff. The school believes in a child-centred approach to learning that is based on the principles of inclusion, equal opportunities, global education and cultural diversity. The school has recently been graded as “Good” by Ofsted, with the provision for pupils’ personal development and welfare as "Outstanding". This large local authority primary school in situated in Hanover, Brighton. The school is located close to local bus routes and is less than a 20 minutes’ walk from London Road train station.


As a class Teaching Assistant, you will supervise and provide support for pupils, including those with special needs, ensuring the classroom is a safe and positive place for all. You will promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils and encourage pupils to interact with others and engage in activities led by the teacher. You will monitor your pupil’s response to the learning activities and provide feedback on their progress and achievement to the class teacher. Under their guidance you will adapt activities to make learning accessible to achieve the appropriate outcomes for your students.


We are looking for someone with experience supporting learners with SEN, whether as Class Teaching Assistant or an Individual Needs Assistant. Ideally you will have experience of Makaton signing and Cued Articulation. You must have a minimum of 3 months recent experience working in schools and be able to evidence this through Good references. You must be available Monday – Thursday, to begin work at 8.40 am until 3.20pm. This includes break and lunch duties, though you will get a 30-minute break during this time.


You will be paid a competitive hourly rate and once registered with Sussex Teachers will have exclusive access to TA and INA roles at our partnership schools. We work closely with schools across Sussex to find education staff for both temporary and part time roles and will work on your behalf to find roles that suit you and your career. When this assignment is completed you will benefit from working with a specialist education consultant who can assist you in finding future roles.


If you would like to find out more information about this role, please apply now with either a CV or Job application form. If this position isn’t quite right for you, but you would like to register your interest in daily or long-term supply roles get in touch now to receive updates about our current teaching positions.


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