This is an opportunity for you to work with some extraordinary and aspirational students, in a developing area of East London. The Gascoigne community is a very special place and we are privileged to be building a school at its heart. The school is driven by the dreams, aspirations and ambitions of our students and the wider community and we would love you to join us in helping us to build a school which will drastically improve the life chances of our young people.
Greatfields opened in September 2016 and will eventually grow to become a ten form entry school with 1800 pupils, including sixth form, in purpose-built new accommodation. We currently have approximately 720 students across Years 7 to 11 and we are expecting an additional 180 Year 7 students to join us in September. Aspiration is at the heart of everything we do here and we believe that every child has the right and potential to achieve their ambitions.
We are looking to appoint a highly motivated and committed Teaching Assistant who shares our vision and ambitions for the young people of this community. The successful candidate will be passionate about improving the life chances of our students and will relish the challenges of the role. This role is ideal for an ambitious person who is looking to develop, improve and grow with the school. Staff development is central to everything we do and appropriate support and training will be in place for the successful candidate.
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To apply for this role please go to our website and fill out an application form. If you would like more information about the role please feel free to contact the school on the e-mail address below.
The school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and as such all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS (CRB) check. Appointments are also subject to satisfactory references/medical clearance.
Barking and Dagenham
- Mainstream school with state - free school funding
- Secondary School
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 16 years
Greatfields School is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational, secondary free school, situated in the Gascoigne community in Barking, East London. The school opened in September 2016 with 120 Year 7 students, and aims to grow to a 10-form entry, ...