Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Alton


Interested in working with young people in a caring and educational environment?

Are you compassionate and empathetic by nature with ambition to empower people with physical disabilities?

Yes but little/no experience? You are welcome here! For those with experience you are certainly also welcome!

We are calling individuals from all walks of life in and around Alton, Hampshire to come and assist in the care and education of young people with physical disabilities. You will be working in and around a school, college and residential units for young people aged 5-25 that provides education, care therapy and medical support. All on the same site!

We are seeking individuals to become a Student Support Assistant within this organisation. You will have duties involving personal care, including administering medication, washing, dressing and assisting with meal times. You will also assist in the classroom with therapy programmes and guiding the students through activities set by the teacher.

This is a really great role for people with a caring nature who also has experience as a Teaching Assistant!

The Hours:

2 types of contract: Term-Time only (39 weeks a year, 42 hours a week, 2 week rolling rota) OR All year (52 weeks, 37.5 hours a week, 3 week rolling rota)

Mixture of early (7am) and late shifts (10:30pm) - must include both. Every other weekend worked.


Full Year - £18,917-£19,634p.a

Term-Time - £16,239 - £17,634p.a

Ideal candidates will have:

GCSE English and Maths Grade C or above

Basic Computing Knowledge

Level 2 or 3 in relevant qualification (desirable not essential)

Previous experience of working in a caring environment

Must be able to cope with the physical demands of the role (pushing wheelchairs, assisting with sitting etc)

Interested in this role but need more info? Call Emily on (phone number removed)
Role: Student Support Assistant
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Alton, Hampshire,

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  • education
  • teacher
  • teaching