Teaching Assistant, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire

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Lochinver House SchoolPotters Bar, Hertfordshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary
Contract term: Permanent

We seek a dynamic, ambitious, well-qualified Level 3, or above, Teaching Assistant to support and assist our skilled and committed teachers in the Pre Prep Department.

About the role: 

  • Teaching Assistant in Reception reporting to Head of EYFS and Pre Prep 
  • Core hours Monday to Friday 8’15am to 3’30pm term time only 
  • Support and complement the work of teachers  
  • Teaching support in Literacy, Numeracy and other areas of the curriculum as required
  • Helping plan lessons that reflect the programme of study and schemes of work 
  • Preparing resources and displays, maintaining an attractive and stimulating learning environment that showcases and celebrates pupils’ work and achievements 
  • Maintain an attractive and stimulating learning environment  
  • Assisting with assessing, recording and reporting (including verbal feedback to teacher) on pupil progress and attainmentYear 3 or 4 Teacher reporting to Head of Year 

About the School:

  • Independent Boys' Day Preparatory School founded in 1947 
  • Current roll of 343 boys
  • Met all standards in recent ISI Regulatory Compliance Inspection 
  • Outstanding reputation 
  • We actively promote and encourage professional progression
  • Well-equipped school with a theatre, sports hall, Information Technology suite, DT, music rooms and extensive playing fields
  • Excellent accessible transport links 

In order to be considered for the role:

  • Qualified to GCSE Level or above and have grade C or above in English, Maths and Science
  • Experience with pupils in primary/prep level or in the early years of a secondary school 
  • Recent excellent school and classroom based references
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

UK Salary/Benefits:

  • School's own attractive salary scale 
  • Generous school holidays 
  • Large training budget 
  • All lunches and refreshments provided free of charge 
  • Accommodation at the School may be available for a short period of time if required
  • Scope to participate in overseas and UK school residential trips
  • School iPad

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More about Lochinver House School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 4 - 13 years
Address: Heath Road, Little Heath, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, EN6 1LW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1707 653064
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Set in leafy suburbs, just 16 minutes train journey to London, Lochinver House offers a full and rounded education, encompassing challenge and opportunity in every area - academic, sporting, creative, technological and outward bound.  The breadt...