Garfield Primary School is looking for a dedicated Teaching Assistant & Play Leader with a passion for learning to join our happy and hardworking Nursery team.
Merton Grade 5 £21,591 FTE (Actual £18,615)
The role will be based in our Nursery, working with individuals or small groups of children as well as lunchtime supervision. You should be creative and caring with a commitment to quality educational provision and the ability to work in partnership with the class teacher. You should have high expectations for all children, motivating and engaging them in the learning process and be prepared to make a valuable contribution to our school with a desire to be involved in all aspects of school life.
A good standard of English and Maths is essential, along with enthusiasm and excellent communication skills. There will be plenty of opportunities for professional development and the chance to build a wide range of skills around support for children's learning and their all-round development.
The hours are 8.30 to 4 with half an hour for lunch. The contract is term time only including INSET days (39 weeks). The actual salary is £18,615 p.a.
The successful candidate must be committed to the welfare and safeguarding of children.
Closing date: Thursday 21st November 12 noon
Interview date: Monday 25th November
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the office to arrange a time.
Please note that we do not accept CVs.
Garfield Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and health check.
We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.