at Chalk Education
Location Lewes, United Kingdom
Date Posted March 16, 2023
Category Primary
Job Type Long-term
Salary £75 – £85 per day
Work Hours 8.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday

Job Description

Teaching Assistant – Lewes, East Sussex


Pay Rate; £75 to £88 per day


Chalk Education are working with this charming primary school in Lewes, East Sussex, who are looking to recruit for a teaching assistant on a full time basis to support a pupil in Year 4, who presents with some learning needs.


This role is due to start with immediate effect, and would suit someone who is looking to explore their talents as a teaching assistant, by working with more of an SEN focus.


Job Description

As a teaching assistant in this school, you’ll be working closely with the class teacher, who will help and guide you.  You’ll be required to work on a 1:1 basis with a year 4 pupil who shows signs of additional needs, so your role will be imperative to their development.


To be considered for this role you will need:

  • At least 6 weeks experience of working with Children and Young People
  • Experience working in an educational setting
  • Good knowledge and understanding of a range of SEND
  • Excellent behaviour management skills
  • A flexible approach and positive attitude


Additional requirements:

o References confirming suitability for role

o Commitment to Safeguarding

o Enhanced DBS certificate registered on the update service

o Eligibility to work in the UK



- Support from dedicated and knowledgeable specialist consultants

- Continual professional development through online training

- Competitive pay rates related to your experience

- Opportunities within a range of schools and provisions

- Refer a friend bonus with £150 in vouchers


About Chalk Education

At Chalk Education our direction, and long-term target, is to be the top specialist education agency out there, providing bespoke staffing solutions to schools and education provisions across the UK. We offer a personal service to all of our candidates, listening to your individual needs and taking into account your special requirements.

We recruit SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities) staff for both mainstream schools, Special Needs Schools and alternative provisions, filling short-term, long-term and permanent vacancies. If you are looking for an honest, professional and committed attitude, then give Chalk Education a chance to earn your trust.

For more info please contact Rachel on 07494794432.


The Legal Bit

Chalk is an education recruitment agency committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people. Chalk promotes equal opportunities and diversity for employees, workers, and applicants. We follow new GDPR laws to ensure the protection and privacy of your data.




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