Experienced Teaching Assistant

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LocationLondon – Lewisham
Salary£85 + per day (Term Time)
Closing date13/10/2022
HoursFull time
ContractLong Term
Experienced | Good School | Graduate | Long Term | Outstanding School | Teaching Assistant (SEN / General)

Experienced Teaching Assistant


We wish to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join our successful school to support the delivery of learning and work programmes in the classroom from September 2022. The postholder will support and encourage SEND students to develop their skills and knowledge, giving guidance within and outside of the classroom. You will assist with the preparation of learning materials and resources for lessons and displays around the school.


The role includes being responsible for agreed learning activities under the supervision and guidance of the SENCO and teaching staff, in accordance with school policies and guidance. This may involve planning, preparing and delivering learning activities for individuals/ groups and monitoring students. You will assess, record and report on the students’ achievement, progress and development.


The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, relate well to children and possess Maths and English GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent) and have a Teaching and Learning Diploma or Degree.


The post may appeal to those who are looking to become a teacher and would like to gain some experience before applying.


Hours: 35 hours a week, 39 weeks a year (term time only + 5 Inset Days)

Salary: £85 - £100 per day


Our school is an Outstanding Primary Girls School with of over 350 students and benefits from being part of a Federation of Schools. Awarded its third Outstanding OFSTED grading in a row in November 2013, the school has been leading girls’ education in Lewisham for over 130 years.


The school is committed to staff wellbeing and offers a comprehensive coaching programme for all staff. You will have the opportunity to work with a forward thinking staff and school leadership team who have students’ wellbeing, development and progress as their core purpose.


We offer a comprehensive employee benefits package including:

  • Teacher’s pension and Local Government Pension scheme
  • £675 healthcare package
  • Team Teach Training


Apply now and submit your up-to-date CV! Your dedicated consultant, Chloe, will be in contact within 48 hours if shortlisted.


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