Teaching Assistant

Hollington Primary Academy, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN38 9DS

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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    21 January 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    11 January 2022

Job details

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary

East Sussex Grade 3 - £18,562

Actual salary

Pro rata salary £11,094

Teaching Assistant job summary

​​​​​​​Do you want to support pupils with their learning and personal development? Teaching Assistants play a crucial role in the classroom. We are seeking an individual who can support our teachers to motivate and encourage our pupils. We are looking for a Teaching Assistant who is calm, confident and has the skills to be able to support classroom activities safely and can create a positive learning environment. You will have: -maths and English GCSE Grade A- C or equivalent -experience of establishing positive relationships with students and the ability to empathise with their needs. The Role Hollington Primary Academy is looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant 2 to join our friendly and enthusiastic team, contributing to supporting learning across the school. The role may provide support to the teacher within a class as well as supporting groups of pupils in emotional, social and wellbeing based activities. We are an outward facing academy with great staff, pupils and parents. If you are a team player and want to make a difference, then we would welcome and application from you. The successful candidate will need to: •  Demonstrate a strong commitment to supporting children's learning •  Work with patience and enthusiasm •  Be resourceful and flexible, and able to think on their feet.
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About Hollington Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
388 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

About Hollington Primary Academy  

Ofsted grade: Good (2017) 

Hollington Primary Academy is a school for 4 to 11- year olds in Hastings East Sussex. We focus on developing our pupils love of learning and encourage them to be ‘big thinkers’. Our creative curriculum engages pupils with personalised learning and practical experiences. We can have two classes in each year group welcoming children from our local community.  We also host a nursery for children aged from 2 years. We can offer you:

-a calm, positive and innovative learning environment

-excellent facilities and resources for staff and students.

About the University of Brighton Academies Trust

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is the fifth largest multi-academy trust in the south east, with 15 infant, primary and secondary schools all graded by Ofsted as Good or Outstanding. We educate 7,700 children aged 3 months to 16 years and employ 1,200 staff across East and West Sussex.

Excellence, innovation and integrity are the values that guide us.  We work collaboratively to help our pupils, and everyone connected with our academies achieve excellence. By working together, sharing insights and best practice our schools support each other to improve. Read more about our vision and values

The University of Brighton is our sponsor.  We work closely with the University’s School of Education: in 2019 it was judged as Outstanding by Ofsted for all Initial Teacher Training and was awarded the Student Union’s school of the year.

Benefits we offer

We value our staff, investing in their training and development at all stages of their careers.

We place particular importance on providing opportunities for you to learn and grow, with a package that includes an annual personal development day, job-related apprenticeships to enhance your skillset, open access online training courses, and scholarships run in collaboration with the University of Brighton.  And when the time is right for you to take the next step in your career, we can help you to find the right opportunity in one of our 15 schools

The other benefits we offer Benefits, including our generous public sector pension schemes and family friendly policies, are designed to support you with work-life balance, wellbeing and the financial aspects of life.

The University of Brighton 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. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Arranging a visit to Hollington Primary Academy

Candidates wishing to visit the academy and/or have an informal discussion before deciding whether to apply are also very welcome to do so. To arrange this please contact Jennifer Homewood, Academy Business Manager via email: finance@hollingtonprimary.org.uk

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