Please see below for information and application form regarding our current vacancies.


We would prefer application forms to be e-mailed to For an informal conversation regarding any of our vacancies please contact personnel on: 01323 731340 or The School does not accept CVs.


Single Status 4 – Salary Range £18,933-£19,312 pro-rata

27.5 hours per week

Term Time Only (incl INSET days)

Fixed term until 31/08/21


The Cavendish School, Eastbourne, is looking for a highly motivated and committed Teaching Assistant who is passionate and enthusiastic to join in the continued development and success of our Secondary Phase as part of our exciting all through status.  You will predominately be working in the Secondary phase (years 7-11), although you may be required to also work in our Primary phase.


We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work in our Secondary phase, who believes in creating strong, positive relationships with the children, developing them personally, socially, emotionally and academically and have the ability and determination to ensure excellent progress and to raise standards. You will assist in promoting the learning and personal development of all pupils, including but not exclusively, those with special educational needs. You will establish and maintain the highest standards, be flexible and have the potential to get the best out of our pupils. You will need excellent organisation and communication skills. Have a good level of literacy and numeracy skills and you should be able to forge positive relationships with children.


If you have the skills, drive and enthusiasm this could be the perfect role for you.


Closing date:                      9am Thursday 29 October 2020

Interview date:                 w/c 2 November 2020

Starting date:                     As soon as possible


Please download the application form and further details from our website.


We look forward to receiving your application by e-mail, for the attention of Mrs Angela Hayden, HR Manager / PA to the Headteacher.


Please note that we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all those who work with us to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau). For further information about what is required in this process please go to   We give high priority to promoting diversity throughout the school