Teaching Assistant and EAL Tutor, Tower Hamlets

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Faraday SchoolTower Hamlets

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Start date: 1st September 2017
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £17,000 p.a. Term time only (actual salary)
Contract term: Permanent

Founded in 2009, Faraday is a small but growing independent primary school for girls and boys aged 4-11 in East London located on the inspirational setting of Trinity Buoy Wharf, close to Canary Wharf and London's financial district, in the heart of the Docklands. 

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant (TA) and English as an Additional Language (EAL) Tutor to work in the Lower School, alongside a Class Teacher, supporting children’s learning. 

We are looking for someone who has experience of working with children and a minimum of G.C.S.E English, Maths and Science Grades A-C (or equivalent) and A Level education. We are particularly interested in candidates who may have a TEFL qualification or similar, and/or experience of teaching English to non-speakers. Part of the TA/EAL Tutor role will be to take children out of the classroom and deliver specialist one to one support. 

Teaching Assistants also support our After School Clubs, where additional payments will be made.  

Faraday School is part of the New Model School Company. We aim to provide a first-class traditional education, with a focus on developing a positive attitude to learning.

Further details about the school, and the role can be found on our website http://newmodelschool.co.uk/staff-vacancies/

Interested candidates may submit a CV in the first instance via email to recruitment@newmodelschool.co.uk. Suitable candidates may then be asked to complete an application form by 10am on 21st August 2017. Interviews will take place on the 25th August and candidates must be available to start work on the 1st September 2017. Due to the urgency of the role, we may close the vacancy earlier than advertised, and so early applications are encouraged. 

The school is open 173 days a year with up to twelve INSET days.  


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More about Faraday School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Old Gate House, 7 Trinity Buoy Wharf, Poplar, London, E14 0FH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7719 9342
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Faraday School is a mixed, independent, Christian preparatory school in Poplar, East London. The school caters for children between four and eleven years old and accommodates approximately 62 pupils. 

Faraday School was founded in 2009. It is ow...