Year 2 Teaching Assistant, West Sussex

Closing date:

Handcross Park Prep SchoolWest Sussex

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019 (or later depending on the right candidate and notice periods)
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent

Do you want to be part of an outstanding team of teachers at one of the leading independent schools in Sussex?  Are you confident, kind and nurturing with excellent communication skills and rapport with young children? Is the magic of our ‘Secret Garden’ setting perfect for you? 

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, highly motivated and caring Year 2 Teaching Assistant. level 3 or above, to join our friendly and professional team. Energy, engagement with young children, excellent communication with parents and flexibility are all key to the role.

The position is from September 2019 (or later depending on the right candidate and notice periods). There are also opportunities to be involved in our after school provision and holiday care. Would suit someone with experience in State or Independent schools.

This is a wonderful opportunity to be part of a fantastic team in a stunning rural setting where children’s happiness and inspirational learning are at the heart of everything we do.

Handcross Park is part of the Brighton College Family of Schools where it allows teachers the opportunity to collaborate and work with staff within the group. It is also a forward thinking and innovative school where the pupils are fully engaged in the teaching and learning process. 

Application forms and further details are available on our website: or from the Head of Pre-Prep, Mr Jason Gayler, E-mail: 

Closing Date: Friday 19th July 2019
(Early applications encouraged)

Handcross Park is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils. The successful applicant will be required to undergo appropriate child welfare screening including checks with former employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS). The School is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No. 307038

Handcross Park School

Handcross, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6HF.

Tel: 01444 400526 Fax: 01444 400527

More about Handcross Park Prep School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 13 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Handcross, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6HF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1444 400526
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Handcross Park in West Sussex is a Brighton College School offering a first class, all-round education to boys and girls up to the age of 13, with weekly and full boarding from the age of 7. Our recent ISI inspection gave the School top rating in eve...