Junior School Assistant, Wimbledon Common, London

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King's College Junior SchoolWimbledon Common, London

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Start date: 1st September 2018 - 31st July 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: c. £15,500 (pro rata: c. £14,200)
Contract term: Fixed Term

We are seeking a sixth form leaver or university graduate to provide a range of support across various departments in the junior school. They will be expected to take a full and active role in the curricular and extra-curricular activities of the school. 

The Post

The school assistant will report principally to the deputy head (academic) and will be expected to provide a range of support across various departments. 

Main duties will include:

  • Assisting members of the Games & PE department in their curricular work - this may include coaching (e.g. rugby, football & cricket) and taking teams up to Year 8, team teaching, preparation of equipment and departmental administration
  • Playground supervision at various points during the day
  • Assistance with reading support
  • The junior school assistant will also be expected to accompany First Formers (Year 4) in Rushmere on a residential adventure training trip. This trip will take place over a weekend. 
  • Help co-ordinate lost property

The Person

The post would suit a sixth form leaver or university graduate. Good numeracy and literacy skills are essential, with previous experience of working with children an advantage. The ability to coach a sports team is highly desirable.

Further details can be found at: www.kcs.org.uk

Closing date: noon on Tuesday 6th March 2018

King’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Job location

More about King's College Junior School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 7 - 13 years
Address: Southside, Wimbledon Common, London, SW19 4TT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8255 5335
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King’s College Junior School is an independent day school in Wimbledon, south-west London, for boys aged 7 to 13. In 1912, the junior school was established in its own right on a 17-acre site at the edge of Wimbledon Common. The Corporation of King’s...