Individual Needs Assistants/MDSA (Level B)
  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/490/10810
  • Published: Fri 16/10/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 02/11/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: See advert
  • Salary: £19,312 - £19, 698 pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: BN1 8TA

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Individual Needs Assistants/MDSA (Level B)

Job introduction

Patcham Junior School are looking to recruit two highly motivated, experienced and adaptable Individual Needs Assistants (INAs) for our thriving and successful Junior School.

Paid weeks per year: 46.94 inclusive of holiday entitlement

Fixed term: Until 31st August 2021

Start date: As soon as possible



About the role

Located to the north of Brighton, Patcham Junior School is a three-form entry Junior School, with currently 379 children on role, largely coming from the local community, from the ages of 7-11 years old.

We are a friendly and welcoming team of professionals and we are looking for new colleagues to join our hard-working team to support the learning needs of our pupils.

We require INAs for the following days:

1 x 4 afternoons including a midday meal supervisor role (lunch time supervision) on each day, working from 12.00 until 3.30 (actual commencing salary £6,596.19 pa).

1 x 3 full days including a midday meal supervisor role (lunch time supervision) on each day, working 8.45 -3.30. Attachment experience and good communications skills desirable (actual commencing salary £9,069.76 pa).

Both positions are to start as soon as possible and visits to the school are strongly advised to allow you to come and see first-hand what makes Patcham Junior School such a great place to work and learn. Under the current restrictions, visits will be after school, please telephone 01273 087513 to make an appointment.

Closing date: Midday, Monday 2nd November 

Interview date: Friday 6th November

Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school address:

Ladies Mile Road, Brighton, BN1 8TA, email:

School Office: (01273) 087513


Additional information

Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.

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 Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System.

From 6 April 2011 the Home Office has placed a permanent restriction on the number of migrant workers that all Tier 2 (General) Sponsors can recruit. 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.

Company information

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

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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.

Brighton & Hove Schools do not accept CV or resume.

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