Teaching Assistant

Peacehaven Community School, Peacehaven, East Sussex, BN10 8RB

4 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    8 July 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    24 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary

£18,751 SAT 3

Actual salary

£13,076 pro rata

Teaching Assistant job summary

Two vacancies available.

1 Permanent, 1 fixed term for 12 months due to funding.

30 hours a week, Monday to Friday. Term Time plus 5 staff development days.

We have an opportunity to appoint two enthusiastic, inspirational and experienced Teaching Assistants.

We are looking for talented and dynamic individuals that will challenge and motivate our students to get the very best positive results.

The main purpose of this role will be supporting students with an Educational Health Care Plan or SEND need.

As a Teaching Assistant, you will be expected to assist in the learning and engagement to small groups of students. You may also be timetabled to support the learning of our students within the mainstream school.

Peacehaven Community School is a fully inclusive school with a Special Facility for students with a Speech, Language and Communication specialism.

Our school is a Swale Academies Trust (SAT) School who welcomes applicants who want to develop their careers and explore the opportunities that working within an established academy trust can bring.

We provide constant, high quality CPD and all staff are passionate about sharing good practice.

If you are looking for an opportunity that will excite and challenge you, and have boundless energy and resilience, then we look forward to receiving your application.

Join us to benefit from:

• Friendly and supportive school environment;

• Be part of a highly successful Trust;

• CPD opportunities;

• Local Government Pension Scheme – with a generous employer contribution;

• Employee Assistance Programme – Wellbeing and advice;

• Ride to Work Scheme;

• Employee Referral Recruitment Incentive.

Peacehaven Community School is committed to equality of opportunity. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Applying for the job

Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

If you are interested in this post, please contact Maria Budd, for an informal discussion. maria.budd@swale.at and 01273 581100.

Applications can be completed on TES or a form downloaded from the supporting documents and sent to Liz Fulker, HR Liaison, pcs-recruitment@swale.at or by post to Peace haven Community School, Greenwich Way, Peacehaven East Sussex BN10 8RB. Please note, we cannot accept CVs.

If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact recruitment@swale.at or 01795 426091 (option 2)

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.

Interview Date: Week Commencing 11th July 2022

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Peacehaven Community School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
867 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact email
Contact phone number
01273 581100

At Peacehaven Community School we pride ourself on inspiring all learners, allowing all students to achieve so that every member of our community knows they have succeeded.

When staff and students are asked to describe their school they all say how welcoming that learning is more than being in a classroom. Everyone has a voice in our school and that voice is valued. Our student leadership programme is steadily growing with every year group having an opportunity to change the school.

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