Teaching Assistant, London

Closing date:

St James the Great Catholic Primary SchoolLondon
Date posted:
Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £14,570 pro-rata
Contract term: Fixed Term


St James the Great Catholic Primary School, 

Peckham Road London, SE15 5LP

Tel: 020 7703 5870 


Email: office@stjamesthegreat.southwark.sch.uk


 2   Term Contract

Term   Time Only

30 hours / week 

Monday   – Friday, term time only

Grade   5 Spine Point 16  

Salary £14,570 pro rata

The Headteacher and Governors are seeking to appoint an excellent Teaching Assistant, for teaching pupils at the upper end of KS2.

Applicants must be enthusiastic and positive individuals who enjoy working with children and are committed to working as part of an energetic and friendly staff team.

Applicants should have: 

Excellent English, Mathematics and communication skills. 

  • Experience of working with      and supporting children to enable them to make accelerated progress in      their learning to achieve age related expectations at the end of Year 6.
  • An understanding of the      National Curriculum 
  • The ability to work      independently as well as part of a team. 
  • Ability to demonstrate an      understanding of and promote the ethos of our Catholic school.

St James the Great is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure and provide references. CV’s are not accepted.

We can offer you:

  • Friendly,      enthusiastic, aspiring children 
  • A strong      dynamic, creative leadership
  • Dedicated      and skilled staff team

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be obtained from the school office in person or by email at office@stjamesthegreat.southwark.sch.uk or website. 

For any further details please contact the school on the telephone number above.

Completed application should be returned to the school either by email or post by:

Closing date: 22nd December 2017 (at noon)

Interviews: 8th January 2018

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More about St James the Great Catholic Primary School
Address: Peckham Road, London, SE15 5LP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7703 5870