Teaching Assistant – Lewisham - Graduate or Experienced TA

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LocationLondon – Lewisham
Salary£85 + per day (Term Time)
Closing date04/08/2022
HoursFull time
ContractLong Term
Experienced | Good School | Graduate | Long Term | Teaching Assistant (SEN / General)

Teaching Assistant – Graduate or Experienced TA


Job role: Teaching Assistant

Key stage: KS1 or KS2

Working pattern: 32.5 hours per week, term time only

Contract type: Long-term (whole academic year) £85-100 per day

Location: Lewisham


Please note that we are unable to offer visa sponsorship to overseas candidates and the candidate must have experience of working with children within the UK.


The Governors wish to appoint a highly efficient, flexible, friendly and reliable Teaching Assistant or Graduate Teaching Assistant to join our school for the remainder of the academic year. As a Teaching Assistant you will be part of the school team. You will be supporting the class teacher to deliver effective lessons which raise pupil attainment. You will work with groups of children and 1:1 where necessary, encouraging independent learning as well as organising creative and educational activities. This is an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to contribute towards developing our successful school.


We are looking for someone who:

  • Has a mathematics and English qualification equivalent to a GCSE pass and is able to support pupils in KS2
  • Is IT literate
  • Has a positive and caring approach with previous experience of supporting children in a primary school or nursery setting
  • Is enthusiastic, organised and can use their own initiative
  • Can work collaboratively in an effective team
  • Can form excellent working relationships with children, parents and other members of staff
  • Has experience of working with children with special educational needs
  • Has high expectations of the children's learning and behaviour
  • Has a commitment to their own professional development
  • Has a strong commitment to raising standards across the school
  • Can communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Is committed to Equal Opportunities


Apply now and submit your up-to-date CV! Your dedicated consultant, Chloe, will be in contact within 48 hours if shortlisted. Please ensure your CV is up to date with explanations of any employment gaps.


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