Teaching Assistant, Hertfordshire

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The Russell SchoolHertfordshire

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Start date: 2nd January 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Teaching Assistant
Contract: Part time - 3 days per week (18 hours per week, term time only)
Hours: 8.30-3.30 H4 (19,171 pro rata)
Start date: 2nd January 2020

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated teaching assistant who will cover classes to provide teaching staff with planning, preparation and assessment time.  We are looking for someone who can impact positively on children’s learning while being keen to develop themselves as a learner.  An ability to be flexible and to use your initiative would be essential.

We can offer you:

  • Very well behaved children who demonstrate strong engagement in their learning;
  • A friendly, supportive and collaborative team;
  • A commitment to ensuring a good level of work/life balance;
  • Diverse opportunities for continued professional development.


The Russell School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check will be requested for the successful candidate in accordance with Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education legislation. For further information or an application pack, please contact the school office.  You are welcome to come and visit us to see if The Russell School is the opportunity you have been looking for. We are offering an initial fixed term contract.  

Closing date: 11/12/2019 17:00:00
Interview date: 13th Dec 2019

We are a popular oversubscribed school set in attractive surroundings with excellent facilities, including an heated indoor swimming pool, ICT suite, purpose built gym, outdoor theatre and hall with fully equipped stage. We benefit from a highly effective Governing body and a very supportive Parents Association. The school places a high value on P.E. and Music. We work actively with our local School Sports Partnership and have been awarded the Sport England Active Mark. We have a strong focus on sustainability and hold the Eco Schools Silver Award. The staff are very friendly; we ask that you share our commitment, dedication and optimism and bring a good sense of humour. It's a happy school! View our website for further details www.russell.herts.sch.uk

For more information and to apply online : www.teachinherts.com



More about The Russell School
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Bushwood Drive, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire, WD3 5RR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1923 284272
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