The Weald School

Teaching Assistant, Billingshurst

Location: Billingshurst RH14 9RY

Salary: Grade 4 Points 14-16 • Actual salary: £11,414 pa (£17,681 pa full time)

Working Pattern: Fixed Term until 23 July 2019Part time

Closing date: 10 January 2019


Up to 28 hours, 45 minutes per week,

Term time only, 38 weeks per year

Fixed term contract until 23 July 2019

The Weald is an outstanding, high achieving, popular and oversubscribed 11-18 comprehensive school, situated in the heart of the West Sussex countryside, 10 minutes from Horsham, 35 minutes from Guildford and Brighton, and an hour by train to London. The school has an excellent record of academic and pastoral achievement and we pride ourselves in creating a caring and respectful ethos where every child is important. The school was judged to be ‘Outstanding in all areas’ by Ofsted. Progress 8 results consistently place us in the top 10% of schools nationally.

We are looking for a highly motivated and committed Student Learning Adviser (Teaching Assistant) to join our Learning Support Department as soon as possible until 23 July 2019. Successful candidates will need to be well qualified, as they will be supporting students in a range of different key stages and curriculum areas. Good literacy skills and numeracy are essential.

Applications should be made by completing an application form which may be downloaded from the school website and when completed please send applications back to

Closing date: Thursday 10 January 2019.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

The Weald School
Station Road, Billingshurst, West Sussex RH14 9RY
Tel: 01403 787200