Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) - Crawley

Crawley, West Sussex, England
£13826 - £15342 per annum
10 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Bryony Long
Contract Type
Part Time

Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) - Crawley

£13,826 to £15,342 FTE

Part time (2.5 days a week)

Starting October 2016

This school can and will offer you a job for life! This is an award winning and inspiring school with brilliant career progression and a happy and friendly working environment!

The number 1 primary school in Crawley is looking for a 1:1 teaching assistant to support a SEN learner 2.5 days a week. This position is a job share role guaranteed till the end of the academic year, permanent opportunities are available for the right candidate. The school is 3 form entry and currently support 280+ pupils. The school supports a religious ethos and embraces fully a creative curriculum that supports the child's educational, spiritual and personal needs. The school are commended by parents, pupils staff and OFSTED and have recently been graded GOOD with elements of outstanding

Interview date: 20/10/2016 so please don't delay and apply now!


  • Permanent Teaching Assistant role
  • Team Teach training provided by Randstad Education or the school
  • Modern resources and equipment including interactive whiteboards and ipads
  • Superb and spacious classrooms and grounds
  • There is lots of room for progression in the roles, from senior teaching assistant to skill development and other areas to branch into (therapies, inclusion support etc.)

All applicants for this position must have the following requirements to be considered:

  • Any experience level will be considered, ideal candidates will be flexible, resilient and have a positive approach to supporting learners with SEN (direct SEN experience is not essential)
  • Relevant experience/Knowledge of UK SEN settings (desirable)
  • Own Transport- Due to locality of the school
  • Eligibility to work in the UK


  • Supporting KS1- KS5 SEN learners on a 1:1, small group and classroom basis
  • Communicating with parents and carers over pupils' progress and participating in departmental meetings, parents' evenings and whole school training events

If you want to know more about this fabulous opportunity or wish to send us your application then please don't hesitate to apply now, interviews will take place on 20/10/2016!

This role is open to receiving applications over the next week. Within a week of the closing date, appropriate applicants will begin a three-stage interview process, after which shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend the final stage of the interview process with appropriate school leadership.