Healthcare & Medical

Teaching Assistant

Full Time

Do you love working with children and thrive on seeing their progression?

Are you a naturally resilient and empathetic person?

Could you benefit from working school hours and on a flexible ad-hoc basis?

This position could be exactly what you’ve been looking for!

A specialist school for children with Autism and Moderate to Severe and complex needs in Brighton is welcoming applications from patient and resiliant people with a passion for working with children. The existing team of incredible staff are welcoming like-minded individuals to join them in supporting children with varying challenges. The school is for ages 5-16.

What can you expect on a daily basis?

– Working with teachers to support children with reading and writing

– Assisting with play-related activities

– Ensuring the safety of the child/children you are allocation to work with

– Delivering personal care to children with more severe needs (feeding, cleaning, changing and toileting)

Why is this such a great role?

– Initial and ongoing training is provided

– An excellent position for someone who has the ambition to become a teacher, psychologist or speech and language therapist

– Fantastic working hours typically of 08:30-15:30 term-time only

– Competitive rate of pay

– Having a really impacting contribution on the upbringing and development of a vulnerable child

If this sounds like the position for you then please get in contact as soon as possible to arrange an appointment with Academics and a visit with the school.

Employment Type: Temporary