Teaching Assistant

Downlands Community School, Hassocks, West Sussex


Job details

Job role Leadership
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Grade 4 - £10,551 actual annual starting salary for days and hours worked rising to £10,762 by incremental progression

Job summary

Teaching Assistant
25 hours per week
9.00 – 3.05 including unpaid breaks
5 days per week – Term time only.
Grade 4 - £10,551 actual annual starting salary for days and hours
worked rising to £10,762 by incremental progression
Start date: 4
th September 2020
Do you enjoy working with young people?
Can you make a difference to pupils who need extra help and support with
their learning?
Do you want to join a friendly, enthusiastic, and committed team in a
comprehensive school judged by OFTSED to be outstanding in all areas?
Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 3rd July though we reserve
the right to bring this date forward if there are sufficient applications.
Further details, application and forms can be downloaded from our website
http://www.downlands.w-sussex.sch.uk under the “Information” – Vacancies”
Requests for application forms, questions about the post and applications
should be emailed to our HR Officer: mhill@downlands.org. Queries will be
answered and applications will be acknowledged. Applications by CV alone
cannot be accepted.
Downlands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of
children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1134 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Downlands Community School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email mhill@downlands.org

About Downlands Community School

Downlands is proud to be a community school. Our aim is to work in partnership with our community to educate our youngsters to become caring, kind, active, responsible and successful citizens able to make a social, environmental and economic contribution to society. We are immensely proud of our talented students who add so much to our already successful school community. We are fortunate in our highly skilled and totally committed staff.

GCSE outcomes at Downlands have been consistently excellent over many years and we are proud of this. Achievement is consistently outstanding – every year our students make significantly better progress than similar students nationally.

School location

Dale Avenue, Hassocks, West Sussex, BN6 8LP