Individual Needs Assistant (Level B)
  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/490/11270
  • Published: Fri 20/11/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 04/12/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 31 per week, (8.30am - 3.10pm), Term Time
  • Salary: £19,312 - £19,698 pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: BN2 8HB

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Individual Needs Assistant (Level B)

Job introduction

We are seeking to appoint a confident and experienced Individual Needs Assistant (INA) to work with children with complex needs. 

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

This post requires high quality 1:1 support input for children with EHCP’s. Candidates for this post will need to demonstrate their resilience, ability to use their own initiative and strong understanding of behaviour management.  This is a fixed term contract attached to the children with a possibility of renewal.

Previous experience of supporting children with SEMH needs in a primary school setting is desirable. 

Our school is committed to inclusion and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The school expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: Friday 4th December

Interview date: Tuesday 15th December

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

Chiltington Way, Saltdean, BN2 8HB, email:

School Office: (01273) 303358


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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