Little Hortsed Fun Run

Well done to all the runners that took part in the Little Hortsed fun run last Sunday . The children ran either 5k or 1k & 6 of them raised sponsorship money towards new interactive whiteboards. Thanks to Thomas, Sam, Isabella, Luca, Jasmine & Elizabeth for raising £195.00

TA (with MDSA Duties)

To start as soon as possible.

Closing date: Friday 14th June at midday
Interviews: Monday 24th June

The St Thomas á Becket Church of England Federation is looking for a new member of staff to add to their existing support staff team. You will be working and based within Framfield CEP School.

We are looking for a candidate who is highly motivated, energetic, with the ability to work alone and as part of a team to join our welcoming and friendly school for a total of 2 days a week (Monday and Friday),12.00 hours a week (8.30 am to 3.00 pm). The hours will include 1 hour each day as a mid-day supervisor and the other hours as a teaching assistant.

We require an individual who has experience of working with and engaging with children in a calm, innovative and resourceful manner. A good level of English and Maths is required.

TA Role

Starting Grade 2 point 4 £17711 pro rata. 10 hours a week.

You should have the skills and abilities necessary for; providing pupil targeted and classroom support; preparing resources and liaising effectively with colleagues, parents and outside agencies; flexible and able to use their own initiative.

The post holder will work closely alongside the class teacher and other support staff as part of our supportive and enthusiastic team.


Single Status grade 1 point 2 £17364 pro rata. 2 hours a week.

The successful candidate will work during the lunchtime period leading and promoting playground games and social activity. They will be and supporting a calm and orderly lunch hall by following the school behaviour policy and interacting positively with pupils.

You will need to be creative and able to work on your own initiative.

Experience of working and playing with young children is desirable.

We can offer:

  • further training and a comprehensive induction programme;
  • the opportunity to develop your career in a successful, forward thinking school;
  • a vibrant and exciting environment with supportive colleagues;
  • a supportive Leadership Team.

Informal visits to the school are encouraged. Please contact the School Office via or 01825 890 258 for an application pack or to arrange an informal visit.

Application packs can also be downloaded below:

MDSA Job Description | TA Job Description| Support Staff Application Form