EYFS/Key Stage 1 Teaching Assistant, London SW8

Closing date:Expiring today

Newton Prep SchoolLondon SW8

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £17,377 - £21,587 (actual pro rated salary) depending on qualifications and experience. Term time only.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Newton Prep is a successful and dynamic school for over 600 sparky, community-minded children aged 3-13, situated at the heart of one of London’s most exciting developing areas in Nine Elms. We have high expectations of both children and staff. We are committed to education in the fullest sense; our curricular and extra-curricular provision, combined with a vibrant House system, strong pastoral care and outstanding facilities, ensure that each one of our pupils benefits from a first-class, education. We are conveniently situated close to Battersea Park and Queenstown Road BR stations.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and qualified Teaching Assistant (preferably educated to degree level) to assist in EYFS/Key Stage 1. The successful candidate whilst working under the supervision of a qualified teacher must be able to work independently and be capable of working with small groups of children in order to be able to support their learning and assess their progress and development. Applicants must have strong written and oral communication skills; a strong work ethic; the ability to work as part of a cohesive team combined with good organisational skills and the ability to form and maintain positive suitable relationships with children.

This is a permanent appointment on a salary range £17,377 - £21,587 (actual pro rated salary) depending on qualifications and experience. Hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.00am - 4.30pm (EYFS) and 8.15.am - 4.45pm (KS1) term time only (35 weeks per year).  Other benefits include contributory staff pension scheme, staff gym, free, school meals and free car parking.

Full details of the post and an application form may be obtained from the school website www.newtonprepschool.co.uk  or by phoning the HR Department on 0207 720 4091 ext. 1255.

To apply, please complete an application form and email this to the HR Manager at hrmanager@newtonprep.co.uk  or post to: Newton Prep, 149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX.

The closing date for applications is 24.4.19 

Interviews will be held week beginning 29.4.19

Newton Prep is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be expected to undergo an enhanced DBS Disclosure including a Barred List check.

Newton Prep

149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX


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More about Newton Prep School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 149 Battersea Park Road, London, SW8 4BX, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 77204091
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Newton Prep is a successful and dynamic independent school, offering a challenging education for boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 13. Although a relatively new school, having been set up in 1991, it has grown from strength to strength (curren...