Teaching Assistants: 2 x full-time posts and 2 x part-time posts, Tower Hamlets

Closing date:

Ben Jonson Primary SchoolTower Hamlets
Date posted:
Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Scale 3 (pro rata - term time only)
Contract term: Fixed Term


Harford Street, London E1 4PZ  

Tel: 020 7790 4110           Email: admin@benjonson.towerhamlets.sch.uk 

website: www.benjonson.towerhamlets.sch.uk  

Headteacher: Monica Forty

Chair of Governors: Dharmendra Nair 

Teaching Assistants to begin in January 2019, Scale 3 pro rata - term time only. 

We are seeking to recruit 2 x full-time posts (job share considered) and 2 x part-time posts (afternoons only).

Ben Jonson Primary is a vibrant, three form entry school, situated in the richly diverse community of the Ocean Estate (Tower Hamlets), with a robust commitment to inclusion.  

The staff at Ben Jonson Primary School are committed to ensuring children thrive.  The governors, staff, pupils and parents are seeking to appoint enthusiastic and well-motivated teaching assistants to join us in this mission.    

You will have: 

• the ability to work with individual children and target groups with a wide range of need, introducing tasks and monitoring children’s access to learning tasks  

• a commitment to support children with all their wellbeing needs, whilst promoting independence and self-motivation  

• a genuine desire to involve yourself fully in the life of our school and to work as part of our forward-thinking team of professionals  

Whatever stage you are at, if you join our team you will be well supported in your career through exceptional professional development, a knowledgeable governing body and, most importantly, wonderful children and supportive staff.

It is mandatory to have visited the school for a tour ahead of the interview date. Please see dates below.  

Closing date: Midday, Friday November 23rd 2018 

Shortlisting: week commencing November 26th 2018 

Interviews: Thursday December 6th 2018  

School tours will take place on Thursday November 14th, 10am-12pm and Thursday November 22nd, 2pm-3.30pm. Please call 020 7790 4110 to book your place.   

Application forms to be emailed to: admin@benjonson.towerhamlets.sch.uk

Please note: Due to the large number of application forms we receive, feedback will only be given to shortlisted candidates. 

There will only be one interview date, please ensure you are able to commit to attending on this date.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. 

The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Ben Jonson Primary School
Address: Harford Street, Mile End, London, E1 4PZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 207 790 4110