Caterham is one of the UK’s leading co-educational schools. We are a highly successful, ambitious and caring school that is committed to providing an inspiring education that prepares pupils for life.
We are well placed for access to town and country: the beautiful two hundred acre site is five minutes’ drive from Junction 6 of the M25, twenty minutes’ drive from Gatwick and a short walk from the local station, with several trains an hour into London.
Learning at Caterham School is an exciting adventure, full of opportunities for personal development, achievement and enjoyment. We believe that all of our pupils can be successful in an environment which is caring, optimistic and encouraging. Our results are testament to the uniquely supportive environment that is Caterham’s hallmark.
The School is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, well-qualified Teaching Assistant to join our dynamic and friendly Pre-Prep School from January 2020 or sooner by agreement. The successful applicant will be an excellent communicator and will hold an NVQ Level 3 qualification. The working hours are 7.15am-12.45pm Monday to Friday for 34 weeks of term time, plus an additional 5 days to be worked during the school holidays.
Caterham provides a competitive remuneration and benefits package which includes:
A pension scheme with an employer’s contribution of up to 10%
Free meals whilst on duty
Fitness suite and swimming pool
A comprehensive induction and opportunities for personal development
The closing date for applications is 9am, Friday 11 October 2019 although early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to appoint before the closing date.
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).