3 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 July 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: 30.75 hours: Monday 8.35am – 3.30pm, Tuesday to Friday 8.40am – 3.15pm

Contract type

Fixed term - Initially one year

Actual salary

£17,146

What skills and experience we're looking for

Due to the continuing expansion of our Specialist Centre we have an exciting opportunity to appoint an enthusiastic, experienced and exceptional Learning Support Assistant in our Key Stage 2 ASD class, joining our hard-working and dedicated Centre team.

We are looking for:

  • Someone who is passionate about making a difference and working with children with special needs.
  • An experienced Learning Support Assistant.
  • A team player who has the ability to rise to challenges.
  • Someone with a sense of humour.
  • Someone with a patient and caring disposition.


What the school offers its staff

The Harbour Centre at The Hythe School is a 35 place specialist centre for children with a range of learning and physical needs. We are an inclusive school. In this role, you will be working with children within our specialist Centre classroom, and also supporting small groups to access their mainstream provision. We are really proud of our children and are certain that you would be too.

We offer:

  • A warm, nurturing environment where pupils are learning through a multi-sensory approach.
  • Well resourced Centre with outside learning areas.
  • A highly skilled, friendly, supportive and committed team.
  • Opportunities to use a multi-sensory approach to ensure effective teaching and learning takes place.
  • Continuing professional development.


Further details about the role

To find out more or to arrange an appointment to view the Centre please call 01784 440834. Please e-mail recruitment@hythe.surrey.sch.uk or go to the school website http://www.hythe.surrey.sch.uk for an application form and information pack.

Applications will be reviewed on receipt and interviews will be held as required. Early application is therefore recommended and the school reserves the right to close the advert on appointment of the post.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews (please ensure that a current telephone number is included with your application).

Commitment to safeguarding

The Hythe Community Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and the successful applicant will be registered, as required, with the relevant body.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@hythe.surrey.sch.uk

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About Hythe Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
436 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01784 452972

The Hythe School is a two-form entry Primary School in the heart of our community in Staines.

Arranging a visit to Hythe Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email l.kersey@hythe.surrey.sch.uk.

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