Teaching Assistant, London SW8

Closing date:

Newton Prep SchoolLondon SW8

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £16,953 - £21,060 actual salary, working term time only
Contract term: Permanent

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, 21st-century British education. We are conveniently situated close to Battersea Park and Queenstown Road BR stations.

We are seeking to appoint experienced and qualified Teaching Assistant (preferably educated to degree level or with an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualification in Childcare) to assist in either Early Years or 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 communication skills; a strong work ethic; the ability to work as part of a cohesive team and be able to demonstrate strong knowledge and understanding of the EYFS and/or KS1.

This is a permanent appointment commencing in September 2018 on a salary range £16,953 - £21,060 (actual pro rated salary) depending on qualifications and experience. Hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.15am - 4.45pm term time only (35 weeks per year).  Other benefits include contributory staff pension scheme, staff gym, free school meals and free car parking.

Further details and an application form may be obtained on the school website www.newtonprepschool.co.uk or from the HR Assistant on 020 7720 4091 ext. 1255,  email: hrassistant@newtonprep.co.uk

Application by digital or printed form only to: HR Assistant, Newton Prep, 149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX. Email: hrassistant@newtonprep.co.uk 

Closing date: 17.4.18

Interviews: week beginning 23.4.18

Newton Prep is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will therefore be subject to child protection screening, including an enhanced DBS check.

Newton Prep

149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX


Job location

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
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9

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...