Our next OPEN MORNING is on:- Thursday 11th January 2024, 9.30-11.30. No booking required.

Teaching Assistant/Lunchtime Assistant/After School Club Leader

Skylark Federation are looking for a Teaching Assistant and lunchtime assistant to join our welcoming and friendly village school at Iford and Kingston.  We have friendly and engaged families, happy children who are keen to do their best and a positive, supportive working environment.

The hours of work are 7.45am until 12.00 noon as a teaching assistant, 12.00 noon until 1.00pm as a lunchtime assistant, 1.30pm as a teaching assistant until 5.30pm Monday to Thursday and then until 3.00 on a Friday.

The successful candidate will support learning and contribute to a wide range of teaching and learning activities, working alongside the teachers.  The successful candidate will be expected to advance pupils learning in a range of ways, including working with individuals and small groups.  We will provide you with any relevant training needs.

The early start is to run the breakfast club providing, a simple breakfast and activities for the children.  The time from after school until 5.30 is for running the after school club which will include craft, games and other activities.

We are a popular group of schools and we would love to welcome you to our Federation.  We are in a lovely setting but an easy commute from Lewes and other areas.

Visits are warmly welcomed - please contact the school office on 01273 474973 or email, ahill@skylarkfed.education for any enquiries or to arrange a visit.

Closing date: Thursday 23rd November at 9am.

The rate of pay for the lunchtime assistant position is £22.366 and for the teaching assistant position is £23,114, both of which will be paid pro-rata.