Job details

Job details
Employer Smallwood Primary School
Location Greater London - Wandsworth
Salary £16,333 – £16,612 per annum
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring in 2 days
Closing date

Teaching Assistants – KS1 Classes

£16,333 – £16,612 per annum

34.5 hours per week (with ½ hour unpaid lunch break)

Term Time Only - 39 weeks per year 

Smallwood Primary School is an expanding school, with a Language Resource Base and Children’s Centre, conveniently situated close to Earlsfield mainline station and Tooting Broadway underground. We are a rapidly improving school and need enthusiastic and committed teaching assistants to continue our forward momentum. Our most recent OFSTED inspection (2014) describes us as ‘a good school with outstanding leadership’.

We are passionate about the education of our children, continuous professional development of all staff and a strong partnership with parents and the wider community. 

Additionally the school has a provision for 40 statemented pupils with communication and language disorders including Autism. It is important to us that all adults contribute to the growth and development of every child and support their individual needs.  We are currently looking to expand our highly motivated and enthusiastic team of support staff. 

You will be a calm, patient and resourceful individual who will be able to respond positively to the challenges of working with pupils of all abilities within a mainstream class. You will also join our team of lunchtime supervisors to ensure the safety, well-being and good behaviour of pupils during the lunchtime break.

You will be positive and enthusiastic in your approach and will seek to provide the opportunity for the children they are working with to achieve their full potential, both academically and socially. A minimum of G.C.S.E. grade C or above in English and Maths and NVQ Level 3 in Childcare or relevant experience is required.

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. Alternatively an application pack can be found on the Wandsworth Council website https://jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk/

Or for any further details please contact ­­­­the school on the telephone number below. 

Completed application should be returned to the school by email to admin@smallwood.wandsworth.sch.uk

Closing date: 22 September 2017 (at noon)                 

Interviews: week beginning 02 October 2017  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

 This post is subject to a DBS check. 

 CVs are not accepted.

Smallwood Primary School & Children’s Centre  Smallwood Road  Tooting   SW17 0TW  Tel: 020 8672 6024  

Email: admin@smallwood.wandsworth.sch.uk   Headteacher Mrs F Loudon

About the employer

Information about Smallwood Primary School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 11 years
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Locations and contacts

Smallwood Road
Garratt Lane
London
SW17 0TW
United Kingdom
+44 20 86822065