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Handcross Park School - Full time Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant

  • West Sussex

  • Handcross Park School

  • Full-time


A Full Time Teaching Assistant is required for September 2024.


Do you want to be part of an outstanding team at one of the leading independent schools in Sussex? Are you confident, kind and nurturing with excellent communication skills and rapport with young children? Is the magic of our ‘Secret Garden’ setting perfect for you?

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, highly motivated and caring Teaching Assistant, level 3 or above, to join our friendly and professional team. Energy, engagement with young children, excellent communication skills and flexibility are all key to the role.

The position commences September 2024

The role will also include supporting our After- School provision (two evenings until 6.00pm) and occasional holiday care (Just 10 days across the whole school year). Would suit someone with experience in Maintained or Independent schools. This is a wonderful opportunity to work in a stunning rural setting where children’s happiness, inspirational learning and creativity are at the heart of everything we do.

Handcross Park is part of the Brighton College Family of Schools with the opportunity to collaborate and work with staff within the group. It is also a forward thinking and innovative school where the pupils are fully engaged in the teaching and learning process.


A brief letter of application and a completed and signed application form, should be addressed to the Head of Pre-Prep, Pennie Parry, as soon as possible. Digital versions can be emailed in advance of postal applications should you wish via HR@handxpark.com.

If you have any questions about the role and school, Pennie Parry would be delighted to talk on the phone or arrange a visit. She can be contacted at the School on 01444 400526 or on email – pparry@handxpark.com

Word version application forms are available from HR@handxpark.com

Closing Date: Wednesday 29 May 2024 and we welcome early applications and retain the right to interview and make an appointment if appropriate.

Handcross Park School Handcross, Haywards Heath, West Sussex. RH17 6HF. Tel: 01444 400526

Handcross Park is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils. The successful applicant will be required to undergo appropriate child welfare screening including checks with former employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS). The School is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No. 307038


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Handcross, Haywards Heath, RH17 6HF

  • 166 Day Boys (2-13)
  • 26 Boarding Boys (9-13)
  • 189 Day Girls (2-13)
  • 26 Boarding Girls (9-13)

01444 400526

Closing Date: 29 May 2024