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Teaching Assistant (Fixed Term)

Brantridge SchoolWest Sussex

Salary: £15,658 - £18,384 per annum Term Time Only

                (FTE £18,286 - £21,470 per annum) 

             Scale R1 - R2, range 1-11

Hours: 36 hours per week, Term-Time Only


Brantridge School is a special academy located in Staplefield, near Haywards Heath, designed to meet the educational, behavioural and therapeutic needs of boys (age 5-11 years).  Our children have a range of special needs including Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) and Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC).

The School is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust and it has established a strong reputation with children, parents and professionals alike in educating and caring for pupils with challenging behaviour and associated learning difficulties.  You will join a professional and dedicated educational team.

We are seeking individuals to support our students to access their learning in class and with modified timetables. You will be able to support the delivery of our curriculum using a range of interventions and creative skills to help our pupils make outstanding progress academically, socially and emotionally.  The ideal candidate will have experience working with children, preferably in an educational setting, and possess a GCSE or equivalent in Maths and English and a relevant NVQ Level 3 or a willingness to work towards this.

To find out more about Brantridge School and the role please visit our website www.brantridgeschool.org/vacancies/. 

To apply, please click apply now to complete an application form. 

CVs will not be considered.

Closing Date:  7th January 2022

Interview Date: W/C 17th January 2022

Please note that we start screening applications and often interviewing candidates from the start of a campaign.  A successful candidate could progress to offer before the advertised closing date.  We encourage you to apply as soon as possible if you are interested in this role.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments made are subject to a 6 month probationary period and an enhanced DBS check.


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