Teaching Assistant, London SE11

Closing date:

Archbishop Sumner Church of England Primary SchoolLondon SE11

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible.
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 3, Spine Point 5-6, £22,800 - £23,211 pro rata. 
32.5 hours per week, term time only.
Contract term: Permanent

You will need

  • Experience of working with pupils and raising achievement and the ability to inspire and motivate them 
  • Training and experience of working with Children with SEN/ASD, a distinct advantage  
  • Knowledge of TEACCH, Makaton and other relevant intervention programmes desirable
  • To support in class as well as leading 1:1 and small group intervention activities
  • To be organised and able to take initiative
  • An unshakeable belief in the abilities and potential of Lambeth Children
  • To be a good team worker with an optimistic and positive outlook
  • Qualifications and or experience to enhance the job, including high levels of Literacy, Maths and good IT skills.


  • A popular, diverse school in the heart of London 
  • Eager, motivated and talented pupils
  • Good standards of teaching and learning in a balanced curriculum
  • Excellent support for sustaining good behaviour
  • A hard working, committed team of genuinely friendly and supportive staff
  • Opportunities to develop individual talents
  • An extended school reaching out into the community with many after school clubs.

To apply, please contact Hazel Thompson on 0207 735 2781 for application pack and return completed application forms to hthompson@absprimary.school  by the closing date. 

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: Monday 14th October 2019
Interviews: commencing: Tuesday 15th October 2019

You are welcome to contact the Headteacher headteacher@absprimary.school 

In addition, you are invited to visit the school at a mutually convenient time. We believe visits are an essential part of the application process and recommend visiting during the school day.

Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service. Further information about the disclosure can be found at www.homeoffice.gov.uk/DBS

Archbishop Sumner C of E Primary School is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare of children & young people & is committed to the principles of safer recruitment.

Lambeth aims for quality services and equal opportunities for all. www.lambeth.gov.uk 

Archbishop Sumner CE Primary School

Reedworth Street, London SE11 4PH

Acting Headteacher: Taw Stagg

More about Archbishop Sumner Church of England Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Reedworth Street, Lambeth, London, SE11 4PH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 7735 2781
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