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Teaching Assistant (Level B) / MDSA (Level A)
  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/490/11204
  • Published: Fri 13/11/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 27/11/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 16.5 per week + 1.5 MDSA duties per week, Term Time
  • Salary: £19,312 - £19,698 pro rata / £18,198 - £18,933 pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: BN2 3ES

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Teaching Assistant (Level B) / MDSA (Level A)

Job introduction

Elm Grove Primary School requires an enthusiastic, committed Teaching Assistant on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Paid weeks per year:  47.15 (Up to 5 years service) or 47.78 (Over 5 years service) – TA role, 43.70 (Up to 5 years service) or 44.29 (Over 5 years service) – MDSA role inclusive of holiday entitlement

Start date: 4th January 2021



About the role

Elm Grove Primary School requires an enthusiastic, committed Teaching Assistant on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

You will be required to work at the school, currently in Year 4 providing support with individuals, small groups and general assistance in the classroom. You will also join our lunchtime supervision team on a separate contract, working 1.5 hours per week on an MDSA rate (NJC Scale 1/2)

Elm Grove is a thriving primary school with a dedicated and professional staff.  We have an excellent reputation for our inclusive practices and are proud of the positive ethos and good relationships that exist in our school. The successful candidate would be expected to make strong contributions towards this important aspect of the school's community.

If you would like to visit and look around the school please phone the school on 01273 708004

Further information and an application pack can be obtained from the School Office or by e-mail

Closing date: Friday 27th November

Interview date: Tuesday 8th December

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

Elm Grove, Brighton, BN2 3ES, email:

School Office: (01273) 708004


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.

Brighton & Hove Schools - Taking Action for Equality

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.