Support Assistant  – Southwater.

Job Description

Support Assistant  – Southwater

Monday – Friday


£85-£95 Daily rate

Are you engaging, inspiring and have great interpersonal skills? Are you wanting to make a difference in a child’s life?

The school we are working with prides itself on offering a community and welcoming ethos. We hope to find exciting and committed individuals to join the very skilled workforce. You will be a part of a caring and friendly team. All staff has opportunities for professional development and everyone’s contributions are valued.

The Role

  • The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with young people and be committed to helping them reach their full potential.
  • Have a person-centred approach to your work and provide high quality support and guidance
  • To keep children/young people safe during their time at school through safeguarding and good practice
  • Participate in activities that encourage social engagement and personal growth.
  • Developing an understanding of the needs of the students you will be working with.
  • Our schools offer extensive fully funded training opportunities, such as:
  • Teaching or TA qualifications
  • Industry training in Crisis Intervention, Epilepsy, Safeguarding, First Aid & Administering Medication
  • Registered Behaviour Technician qualification
  • Completion of the UK ABA (Applied Behaviour Analysis) Education Competence Framework, and more

Other benefits working within our schools:

  • Open door policy with senior leadership teams
  • Hands-on Headteacher and senior staff
  • Dedicated to staff progression and development
  • Creative, tailored curriculum
  • Car parking on site
  • Free hot lunch
  • Extensive holiday allowance
  • Incentives and joining bonuses

Benefits of working for Masterclass Education:

  • Supportive consultant team with years of experience working as Teaching Assistants and Teachers
  • Professional support and advise throughout your career
  • Personable consultants committed to match you up with the right school and role
  • Competitive weekly pay
  • Part time and flexible working hours available
  • Free training available prior to your start day
  • Flexible start date

Who can apply for this role?

Anyone looking to kickstart their career in education!

We are currently recruiting for long term, short term and ad hoc positions for April and beyond, so there’s a role for every level of experience!


  • Monday – Friday (Full and Part Time)
  • Must be available between 8.30am and 4pm
  • Term Time only

Must have:

· A caring, patient nature

· Friendly and nurturing qualities

· Has a passion to support and empower children and young people

· Ability to work well independently and as a team

· A DBS on the Updates Service, or be willing to obtain one

Master Class are the leaders across the UK in providing a unique, personal and bespoke service to our schools and candidates.

Masterclass Education offer many amazing benefits:

  • Weekly pay (PAYE)
  • A fantastic holiday scheme
  • Specialised consultants on hand to help you with advice and support
  • MCE Learning portal, you will have free access to all of our online learning in the latest education developments. (CPD recognised)
  • Flexible work options to work around your personal circumstances.

Our focus at Masterclass is, and always will be, on helping education professionals find their dream position in a school where they will be able to truly excel. We are always happy to support ECTs and encourage applications from all Teachers and TAs of every experience and scale.

Masterclass Education work exclusively with a large amount of Primary, Secondary and SEN schools across the area who look for MCE staff to be with them on daily cover, short and long term contracts. Masterclass are a part of the REC and Crown Commercial Service, offering the most valued and trusted service.


Job Details

Date Posted

March 18, 2024




South Coast

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