Little Common School is a large primary on the outskirts of Bexhill.

We are seeking to appoint a proactive teaching assistant to work with children who have language and communication difficulties.  We are looking for a person who has a passion for working with children and can demonstrate empathy and relationship building skills.  As a speech and language teaching assistant, you will work across the school supporting children with speech and language difficulties, assessing need and delivering appropriate interventions.  Previous experience of delivering speech and language programmes is desirable but not essential as training can be provided.

Part of this role is to cover  half an hour during the lunch time for pastoral provision.

The job description used for this role is the ESCC TA2 and the role can therefore be adapted within the scope of the job description.


The salary will be Single Status grade 3 point 7 £18,065 pro rata to the hours and weeks worked per year.

The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.30pm - 3pm term time only. therefore the salary stated is pro rata.

Please return application forms to personnel@littlecommon.e-sussex.sch.uk and must be received by 21st November 2019 midday.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday  27th November 2019.




Documents and application:

Job Description/Person Specification

Application Form

Please send completed application forms to personnel@littlecommon.e-sussex.sch.uk or by post to:  Sue Cherry, Little Common School, Shepherds Close, Bexhill On Sea, East Sussex. TN39 4SQ. 

Please note we cannot accept CVs