Teaching Assistant

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  • Temporary

We are currently working alongside a 2 form entry primary school in Brighton, that are looking for a specialist teaching assistant, to work alongside a pupil with Downs Syndrome.

This position is to start immediately and you would be required up until the Christmas holidays. The pupil is due to move to a specialist setting in January, but this could be delayed due to COVID. This position is Monday – Friday. 8.30am – 3pm.

Ideally the school need an experienced Teaching Assistant that has the below experience:

Working with Children with Downs Syndrome 
Have excellent communication skills
Good at defusing situations
General SEN experience within Primary Schools
You will need to have a kind and caring nature and have a full understanding of Downs Syndrome, to be considered for this role.

The school is easily accessible via public transport.

If you are interested in this position then please email in an up to date CV to  or register your details online today at  

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/faqs for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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