Teaching Assistant 1-2 & Midday Supervisor

Location:Cuckmere House School
Type of Position:Teaching Assistant
Salary:Starting salary from £12,569 p.a.
Start Date:From September/October 2019
Closing Date: 12 noon, Monday 9th September 2019

Teaching Assistants 1-2 
Pro-rata and Term Time Only
30 hours per week as follows:
TA 1-2 25 hours per week
PLUS Midday Supervisor responsibilities 5 hours per week
Pro-rata salary starting from £12,569 p.a.

Cuckmere House is an Outstanding all-boys SEMH Special school and we are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant into our secondary department. We are passionate about creating a safe and supportive learning environment that fosters respect for others, develops resilience, promotes high expectations and prepares young males for successful futures.

We have a number of posts available and the main responsibility of the post will be to support teachers in the delivery of the curriculum, both by directly working with pupils and assisting in preparation of resources. Applicants should be innovative, enthusiastic, flexible, have an interest and knowledge of child development and an understanding of child protection procedures. They will act as a role model for our pupils and will model expected behaviours at all times.  Applicants should be able to demonstrate a sensitive and empathic approach to working with young males.

If successful, you will become part of a very committed and hardworking team. While some experience of working with vulnerable young people is preferable it is not essential.  We will provide you with high quality training and support.

Contracted hours of work per week will be:

Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 3.25pm

Friday, 8.30am to 2.10pm

If the contracted hours vary from this, then these will be discussed at interview.

For an application pack, please visit the document section at the bottom of this page to download the job description, application form and candidate pack.

Closing date for completed applications is by midday, Monday 9th September 2019

Please send completed applications to

Please note we do not accept CVs

For further information about Cuckmere House School, please visit the school's profile page by clicking here.

The school has a proven commitment to 'Equality of Opportunity' and actively promotes the welfare and safeguarding of young people. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Debarring Service (DBS).

Page Downloads Date  
TeachingAssistant 1 JD.pdf 23rd Nov 2018 Download
TeachingAssistant 2 JD.pdf 23rd Nov 2018 Download
Job Description Midday Supervisor 26th Nov 2018 Download
SABDEN Candidate Information Pack 23rd Nov 2018 Download
SABDEN Application Form Support Staff 21st Dec 2018 Download

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