Working in a school

You do not need to be a qualified teacher to work in a school environment as there are opportunities for teaching assistants, higher level teaching assistants, learning support assistants and special needs assistants in many of the schools in Southampton.

What do I do next?

The current job vacancies page of Southampton City Council holds details of vacancies for teaching assistants in Southampton. You can view school jobs on the careers website. It's also worth checking the vacancy pages in newspapers such as the Daily Echo and the Hampshire Jobs website.

What qualifications do I need? SHOW

Is there financial help available to gain qualifications? SHOW

Who will I work with? SHOW

Can I work part time? SHOW

Support roles in schools SHOW