The Forest School
Comptons Lane, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 5NT
Year 7 Teaching Assistant
Grade 4 (currently £19,312.00-£19,698.00 pa pro rata)
Temporary term time only
5 days per week from 8.30 am to 3.00 pm
The Forest School is a successful and friendly 11-16 comprehensive co-educational School, committed to achieving high standards and to developing the potential of all our pupils and staff.
including but not exclusively, those with special education needs. Working as part of our Inclusion Team, the Teaching Assistant will provide support in the classroom and work with specific students, across all subject areas.
We require a suitably experienced person to fill this post which contributes to our provision of the highest quality inclusion.
You will work with a pupil who has specific medical needs to support their integration into Year 7. You will also have the opportunity to join our vibrant tutoring team.
You will be calm, confident, organised and able create a positive learning environment. You will have :
Maths and English GCSE Grade A-C or equivalent
Good communication skills and the ability to build relationships with students, staff and parents
Experience of working within a school environment or with young people
The ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative
Please apply via the Joining the Family / Staff Vacancies page on our website www.theforestschool.com
Closing date : Wednesday 1st September (12.00pm)
Interview date : Tuesday 7th September (All day)
We are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of our pupils.
The successful applicants to this post will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS.