Teaching Assistant, Croydon

Closing date:

The Crescent Primary SchoolCroydon

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £16,060 Starting Salary
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Vacancy for a Teaching Assistant Required to start as soon as possible: One Year Fixed Term contract with the possibility of extension.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and flexible Teaching Assistant, with a strong commitment to inclusive education, capable of working both independently and as part of a team in our friendly, dynamic and successful school.

The successful candidate will work with individuals and small groups of children to help them achieve their full potential both academically and socially. Duties may include 1:1 support with a child or providing general support across the classroom.  Enthusiasm and experience of working with children in a school environment is essential. 

• Fixed Term for One Year with the Possibility of Extension after One year.

• This post is 5 days a week from 8.30am to 3.30pm, term time only with an unpaid break of 30 minutes per day. The post includes midday supervision.

• The actual pro-rata starting salary for this role is £16,060.00 per annum with opportunities to progress through performance pay. 

Successful candidates will benefit from a comprehensive induction programme and lots of support and professional development opportunities. We are highly focused on innovation and research as a means to developing the most effective learning for our staff. 

So, do you want to work in a school where you can unleash your creativity? Provide exciting learning experiences for all children and work alongside outstanding teachers and support staff? Will your commitment and natural enthusiasm ‘Inspire Learners to Achieve Big Dreams’?

If this is you and you like the sound of us, please get in touch. You are very welcome to come and visit the school. Please phone the school office on 0208 684 8283 to book in.

Closing date: Midnight Thursday 14th February 2019

Interviews: To be held shortly after the closing date.

Applicants should download and complete The Crescent Primary School job application form which can be found on the School’s website. www.thecrescentprimaryschool.co.uk. Applications should be emailed to: Office@thecrescent.croydon.sch.uk

Please include a short statement of support with your application (no more than one side of A4) relating your knowledge, skills and experience to the job description. 

The school will not accept CVs, please ensure that you complete the school’s application form paying particular attention to the guidance provided ensuring that you refer to the person specification relating to the job for which you are applying. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this. An enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references are required for appointment to this post.  

More about The Crescent Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: The Crescent, Selhurst, Surrey, CR0 2HN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 208 684 8283
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