Teaching Assistant

Geoffrey Field Junior SchoolReading

Fixed Term Contract - September 21 to July 22
28¾ hours per week, Term Time only
Required for September 2021

Geoffrey Field Junior School is a well-established school at the heart of the local community. In 2018, OFSTED described us as a “friendly and popular school” which continues to be rated Good.

We are looking for a flexible hardworking person to join our team of Teaching Assistants to support our Classroom Teachers.

You should have experience of working with children, ideally within a KS2 school environment. Show a passion for helping children discover, develop and achieve within class, or a small group or on an individual basis. You would be willing to support the Teacher, the pupils, the learning and the School.

The right candidate would be:
-   self-motivated with a positive attitude
-   be able to demonstrate good levels English, Maths and IT skills.
-   show ability to work well in a team but also be able to demonstrate
-   can remain calm under pressure

We can offer:
-   a welcoming and motivated staff team
-   great children who love learning and their school
-   opportunities for development and learning

Do you want make a real difference to children whilst working in a fun and supportive environment? If so, we would love to hear from you and show you around our school.

To arrange a visit or request an application pack please contact the School Business Manager (bursar@geoffreyfield-jun.reading.sch.uk) or there are more details on the school website - www.geoffreyfieldjuniorschool.co.uk

Please ensure that all application documentation is returned by email to bursar@geoffreyfield-jun.reading.sch.uk

Please do not send a CV. For the purposes of Equal Opportunities, we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

Closing date: Wednesday 15th September 2021
Interviews to be held week commencing 20th September 2021

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.

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be sought from the successful candidate.

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