Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) - Worthing

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

Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) - Worthing

£13,826 to £15,342 FTE

Part time (Mornings only)

Starting October 2016

Do you dream of job satisfaction, being in a job where you can make a difference, a job where no day is ever the same… if this sounds like the dream then this is the opportunity and position for you.

A larger than life and friendly primary school on the outskirts of Worthing (Brighton side) is looking for an interactive and inspiring Teaching assistant to work 1:1 with a statemented child Monday to Friday mornings only (term time only). The learner requires 1:1/ individualised support whilst in a whole class experience and in some instances independently. The learner is in Year 4 and is on the Autistic spectrum. Teaching assistants that are creative, musical and imaginative would be well suited to this role and learner. The School in question is 3 form entry and currently educates 350+ pupils. The school embrace a creative curriculum and are proud to meet the needs of every child. The boasts brilliant grounds and top of the range technology, all classrooms spaces are free flow and there is TA support in every classroom. The school is recognised and proud of its family ethos and close nit team, support is available to all and the senior leadership operate an open door policy. This position is a maternity cover and is available until the end of the academic year. This school can offer on site training and brilliant CPD and career progression opportunities.

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.