TA3  Vacancy

Little Common school is a large, happy school situated in the village of Little Common, on the outskirts of Bexhill. We are an outstanding and well-resourced school who can offer support and professional development within the role.

We are seeking to appoint a proactive, organised and nurturing teaching assistant to support children with additional needs.  We are looking for a person who has a passion for working with children and can demonstrate empathy and relationship building skills.  You will need to be resilient and able to work flexibly within a supportive team.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of supporting children with additional needs in an educational or other setting.

Part of this role is to support during lunch time with pastoral provision.

The job description used for this role is the ESCC TA3 and the role can therefore be adapted within the scope of the job description.

The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.30pm - 3.30 pm term time only, therefore the salary stated is pro rata. 


Application packs to finance@littlecommon.org

Closing date for applications is 8th December 2023 

Interviews will be 11th December 2023  

Please note we do not accept CVs

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau). For further information about what is required in this process please go to www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.

This role involves regulated activity with children and it is therefore an offence to apply for this role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.


Application pack

Please send completed application forms to personnel@littlecommon.e-sussex.sch.uk

Job description

School safeguarding policy

Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023

Disqualification form for those attending interview