Midday Supervisory Assistant (Level A)

Posted on 29 March 2024
  • Salary £24948 - £24702 pro rata
  • Contract Term Time - Permanent
  • Closing Date Apply by 26 April 2024


Downs View School Woodingdean

Job Summary

  • Job reference
  • Positions available
  • Working hours
    7.5 per week (Monday to Friday)
  • Closing date
    26 April 2024
  • Job category
    Support Staff - Education
  • Organisation
    Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Directorate
    BHCC: External

Job introduction

Paid weeks per year: Term Time Only (inclusive of holiday entitlement) 

Hours: 12.00-13.00, Monday to Friday

Start date: As soon as possible, dependent on references, DBS and notice

Downs View is an Outstanding SEN school & college for pupils aged 4 to 25 years.

Downs View School, which has students age 4 – 16, is in Woodingdean. Downs View Link College is next to Varndean College and is for learners aged 16 – 19. We also have a separate provision for learners aged 19 – 25 at Downs View Life Skills College in Patcham.

About the role

We meet the learning needs for pupils with profound and multiple, severe and moderate learning difficulties. Many of our pupils have autism and communication difficulties. We meet needs through an outstanding curriculum that places individual needs at its centre. We value the importance of developing social emotional needs and life skills alongside developing academic knowledge and skills.

We focus on the key skills needed to allow all of our pupils to have fulfilling lives and live as independently as they are able to.

Our vision at Downs View centres around Respect, Aspiration and Resilience. At Downs View, we’ve created an aspirational learning environment with dignity and respect at its core, where everyone reaches their potential through effective communication, building resilience and having fun.

We currently have vacancies for Midday Supervisory Assistants to work alongside students at Downs View School in Woodingdean.

We are absolutely committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The role is subject to a successful enhanced DBS check. The school is also committed to diversity and inclusion and welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds.

Although specific experience in this area is not essential, we would welcome applications from people who are sensitive to others with special needs.

For further information and an application pack please contact the school office on 01273 601680 or email: HR@downsview.brighton-hove.sch.uk

Closing date: 26th April 

Interview date: Week commencing 29th April 

How to apply: Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school office: Warren Road, Brighton, BN2 6BB, email: hr@downsview.brighton-hove.sch.uk

Telephone: 01273 601680


Additional information

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

Company information

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The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Brighton & Hove Schools do not accept CV or resume.


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