Teaching Assistant 1-2 & Midday Supervisor - Eastbourne (Maternity Cover)

Location:College Central
Type of Position:Teaching Assistant
Salary:Pro-rata starting slary from £12,595p.a.
Start Date:September 2020
Closing Date: 12 noon, Thursday 4th June 2020

Teaching Assistant 1-2 - Eastbourne
Maternity cover on a 9 month fixed term contract
Starting from September 2020
Pro-rata and term time only
30 hours per week as follows:
TA1-2 - 25 hours per week 
PLUS Midday Supervisor responsibilities - 5 hours per week
(FTE Grade 1 £17,364 to Grade 3 £18,065)
Pro-rata salary starting from £12,595 p.a.

The SABDEN Multi Academy Trust provides specialised education to young people with complex Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH). We are three special schools, a secure unit, a large countywide alternative provision and one of five teaching schools within East Sussex.
College Central, has three sites based in Eastbourne, Hastings and Bexhill-on-Sea, and provides specialised education to young people with who have been, or are at risk of exclusion from mainstream school.  We strive to discover success through learning, self-belief and achievement.  Pupils are empowered to take responsibility through a personalised curriculum supported by secure systems.
College Central, Eastbourne site is seeking to recruit a Teaching Assistant 1-2 to cover a period of maternity leave, on a 9 month fixed term contract, starting from September 2020.
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 and flexible and have an interest and knowledge of child development and an understanding of child protection procedures.  Applicants should be able to demonstrate a sensitive and empathic approach to working with young pupils.
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.
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, Thursday 4th June 2020.

Please send completed applications to

Please note CVs will not be accepted.
Due to unprecedented circumstances with the coronavirus pandemic, remote interviewing may take place, depending on government guidance when invitations to interview are sent out.
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  
SABDEN Candidate Information Pack 23rd Nov 2018 Download
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 Application Form Support Staff 21st Dec 2018 Download

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