Job Title: Teaching & Learning Assistant - Maths
Job Reference No: 18-19083
Responsible to: Taunton Preparatory School Headmaster
Hours per week: 28hrs
Salary: £8.54 per hour
Closing date: Wednesday 20th March 2019 9am
Start date: Summer Term 2019
Taunton School is over 170 years old and is an Independent School for approximately 1000 boys and girls aged 0-18 years, with circa 300 boarders. We aim to challenge, inspire and nurture young people to succeed in a global community.
We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and outstanding Teaching & Learning Assistant to work as a key part of the classroom support with responsibility for supporting maths throughout the Preparatory School. The creation of this new post is directly attributable to the thriving nature of the school which is enjoying a sustained increase in numbers.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate extensive knowledge of best practice and have excellent communication skills and a positive, proactive approach.
Our School ethos is of a shared responsibility and positive contribution from all to the life and work of this busy six-day-a-week boarding and day community. This is what makes Taunton School such a thriving, energetic and well-rounded Independent School. We offer an outstanding educational environment in which to work.
Candidates should complete their application form electronically and email it, together with a short covering letter. A Taunton School application form must be used and there is no need to submit a CV. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address.
Please email your completed and signed application form and covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references, and a successful enhanced DBS check.