Teaching Assistant/INA (Level B)
  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/490/13605
  • Published: Fri 23/04/2021, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 17/05/2021, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 31.25 per week, Term Time
  • Salary: £19,312 - £19,698 pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: BN1 6ED

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Teaching Assistant/INA (Level B)

Job introduction

Downs Junior School Requires a Teaching Assistant/Individual Needs Assistant

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated TA/INA, to join our team. The post is 8.30am-3.15pm, Mon-Fri, term time only, Grade B. The post also includes a lunchtime duty.

Downs Junior is a large 4 form entry school, with 512 pupils, situated in the popular Fiveways area of Brighton. We are a happy and successful school committed to delivering a creative and inspirational curriculum whilst, at the same time, raising standards of achievement.

Paid weeks per year: 47.78 inclusive of holiday entitlement

Fixed term: The post is initially temporary, with a view to being made permanent

Start date: June 2021



About the role

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Experience with pupils following early years curriculum
  • Experience of, and ability to work with, children 1-1, in small groups, and in Class
  • Basic understanding of child development and learning
  • Commitment to Inclusion
  • Good IT skills
  • Firm, kind and flexible approach
  • Ability to work under the general guidance of the Class Teacher.

Desirable Skills:

  • Good sense of humour
  • Firm understanding approach to supporting vulnerable pupils & those with attachment difficulties
  • As we are an Autistic aware school, we would welcome applicants who have experience in this field.

We also welcome applicants who are interested in developing a teaching career at a later date.

Closing date: 10am, Monday 17th May

Interview date: Week commencing Monday 17th May 

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

Rugby Road, Brighton, BN1 6ED, email: jacquirice@downsjun.brighton-hove.sch.uk

School Office: (01273) 558422


Additional information

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

Work Permits: This role does not meet the requirement for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Successful candidates will need to evidence that they have the Right to Work in the UK.

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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