Teaching Assistant, Southwark

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Cobourg Primary SchoolSouthwark

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Hay Grade 4: £14,346 - £16,427
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for an outstanding Teaching Assistant to start ASAP!

5 days/30 hours per week, (Hours: 08:45–15:45) TTO + Insets (39 working weeks) Salary: Hay Grade 4: £14,346 - £16,427 Per Annum.

Cobourg is a popular, successful 2-form entry primary school in South-East London, where children from all backgrounds are able to flourish. We serve a diverse, vibrant community of talented children, who are always ready to learn and to receive the very best education. The school is committed to Inclusion, and achieved the Inclusion Quality Mark Centre of Excellence School status in 2014 & 2016, the SSG Silver award for sport in 2014/15, the Primary Science Quality Mark Silver award in 2015, the Healthy Schools London Bronze award in 2016 and the London Silver award in 2017.

Our Headteacher and Governors are seeking to appoint a friendly, motivated, organised person to join our fantastic, hardworking staff. We are looking for a good team player who has the ability to support a class of children and their teacher, by undertaking structured and agreed learning activities within the current National Curriculum framework. This job may involve working with the whole class or groups of children or 1:1 with individual children.

A flexible approach, a high standard of professionalism together with excellent numeracy, literacy, IT and oral communication skills (tested at interview) are all essential qualities needed to work here at Cobourg.

If you also have:

  • previous experience of working with primary age children
  • the passion and motivation to help deliver outstanding provision for our children
  • high expectations of yourself and others and enjoy working with children
  • the ability to relate well to children and adults

...then we would be delighted to see you and urge you to apply right now!

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged; please contact the school office to arrange an appointment.

An application pack is available below.

Completed application forms should be emailed to: office@cobourg.southwark.sch.uk 

Closing date: Thu 23rd November @ 12 noon.

Interviews held during week beginning: 27th November.

Please note: Cobourg Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check.

   Cobourg Primary School
  Cobourg Road, London SE5 0JD
  Tel: 020 77032583
  Email: office@cobourg.southwark.sch.uk

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More about Cobourg Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Cobourg Road, Old Kent Road, London, SE5 0JD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 77032583
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