Teaching Assistant General



2 x Teaching Assistant

Manor Field Primary School

Junction Road. Burgess Hill

RH15 0PZ

Pay Scale: Grade 3

Working Hours: 8.45am to 3.05pm, Monday to Friday, term time only

Permanent Post

Start date: November 2017


We are looking to appoint two committed and enthusiastic Teaching Assistants, to carry support for groups of pupils across the school.  The ideal candidate will have completed their CACHE Level 3 qualification (Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools), or have the relevant experience in supporting children’s learning. We are a vibrant, forward-looking school with a great team of happy, supportive and friendly staff and wonderful pupils.

This is an exciting opportunity for candidates to become fully involved in supporting pupils’ progress and we are looking for people who are confident in their abilities to have impact on all pupils.

We are looking for someone who will:

  •          Have high expectations of pupils' achievement and behaviour
  •          Feel comfortable working across the school (Reception to Year 6)
  •          Work well within a team
  •          Show a good sense of humour
  •          Be a positive role model for children

We can offer:

  •          A positive and supportive teaching environment
  •          A commitment to your continuing professional development

Manor Field is a large primary school on the outskirts of Burgess Hill with approximately 500 pupils on roll and less than a 5 minute walk from Wivelsfield Station.  We enjoy all of the benefits of a large school including team working, a spacious building and excellent outdoor facilities.


Manor Field Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and the successful candidate will be subject to satisfactory reference checks and DBS clearance.

Please email your completed application for the attention of Mrs Lucie Ager, PA to Head Teacher at PA@manorfieldschool.org or by post to Manor Field Primary School, Junction Road, Burgess Hill, West Sussex, RH15 0PZ. If you would like to visit the school in advance of submitting an application, please contact Mrs Ager to arrange an appointment.


Closing date for application: noon on Monday 30th October 2017

Interviews will be held week commencing 6th November 2017


Attached documents:


Application Form

Safer Recruiting Form