Lewisham Primary School - Teaching Assistant

Academics Ltd
£ 65 - £ 75
02 Dec 2017
10 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
KS1 & KS2 TA Support Roles * Competitive pay * "Good" Lewisham Primary School * Excellent opportunity to further experience A client Lewisham Primary School is seeking three candidates for support roles to begin as soon as possible. The Primary School are looking for candidates who can come into interview as early as next week. Staff aim to provide an environment in which students feel safe, happy and a sense of adventure is instilled within their learning. With around 300 students enrolled they aim to give each pupil the education that they deserve and learning is tailored to them to ensure they have a bright future. Located close to Sydenham Hill this "Good" (2015) Primary School has been a long standing client of Academics. I worked with the School last academic year, so know that the Head Teacher is specific in finding outstanding candidates. Something that is really important to them is each candidates drive to want to teach or work with young people in their future careers. Candidates who would be suitable for this Primary School Teaching Assistant role will; have a great academic background - A-levels, Degree (not essential), relevant Level TA Qualifications really wants to work in education in the future - teaching/clinical psych/SENCO/mentoring is experienced in working with children of Primary age - in or out of School be confident supporting children in a whole class and small group scenarios have a passion and love for ensuring students develop be invested in ensuring students are emotionally and socially supported whilst they learn have some knowledge of safeguarding be at a particular advantage if they had previously worked within a Primary School A Teaching Assistant can expect to be placed within a Year Group supporting the 2 classes within it - roles are available in Reception, Year 3 and Year 6. The most suitable Teaching Assistant will be given responsibilities immediately so they can expect to be leading guiding reading groups, smaller intervention groups and (on occasion) working 1:1 with pupils. Therefore, a confident and experienced candidate should apply as this role will be ultimately challenging and faced paced, yet rewarding! The School itself is a fantastic place to work & to gain invaluable experience for a Teaching Assistant!! To apply send your CV to Becki @ Academics.