Teaching Assistant, Tower Hamlets

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Morpeth SchoolTower Hamlets

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Start date: October 2017
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: NJC Sc 2-3 pro-rata (actual £13,728 to £15,079
Contract term: Temporary

TEACHING ASSISTANTS - 29 hours per week, term time only; NJC Scale 2-3 (temporary)

Morpeth School is a popular, fully inclusive 11-19 comprehensive school located in Bethnal Green. We are seeking to appoint two Teaching Assistants to support pupils’ learning and to raise attainment in our ASD specialist team.  Candidates must have strong literacy and numeracy skills and the academic ability to support students effectively within the school curriculum.  A minimum of a good GCSE pass in English and Maths is essential. The purpose of the role is to support pupils with Special Educational Needs, enabling them to take as full a part in the school curriculum as possible and ensuring that they make appropriate progress. 

These are temporary posts to August 2018, 29 hours per week, term time only, NJC Scale 2-3 pro-rata depending on experience - actual gross salary £13,728 to £15,079.

Closing date: Noon on 25 September, with interviews the following week.

We are committed to safeguarding our students. Successful candidates will be required to abide by the school’s safeguarding policies and undergo an enhanced DBS check. 

For full details and application form, follow this  link (or if necessary email einglis@morpeth.towerhamlets.sch.uk or phone 020 8981 0921). 


Please note - we do not accept CVs, application forms must be submitted.


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More about Morpeth School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Portman Place, London, E2 0PX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8981 0921
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Morpeth is an eight form entry, mixed, 11-19 comprehensive school situated in Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets.  Under the Specialist Schools programme we gained recognition as a Specialist School for the Arts (Art...