Teaching Assistant in Lambeth, SE London
An excellent Primary School in the London borough of Lambeth are currently looking for a passionate Teaching Assistant to support a Year 6 class. The role is a long-term position and will begin in ASAP.
Most recently the Primary School has been awarded an overall ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted and is renowned for the children’s excellent behaviour and the quality of support and management from the Senior Leadership Team.
Education to a degree level is desirable but as a minimum the teaching assistant appointed will have a CACHE level 3. Experience in a similar teaching assistant position is also desirable but not a necessity.
This primary school is offering the opportunity to gain invaluable teaching experience working with children in Key Stage 2 (KS2). You will be assisting the classroom teacher by supporting small groups of children or helping on a 1 to 1 basis to ensure the lesson objectives are achieved and that all children receive the guidance they require. The purpose of this role is to support children through their SATs exams.
An ideal teaching assistant will:
* Be passionate about the education of young children
* Be pro-active and reliable
* Have good communication skills
* Be patient and a good listener
* Have flexibility and confidence to work from a planned lesson, and the adaptability to teach/support a lesson when emergency cover is needed
You must be eligible to work in the UK and complete a valid DBS check. The position will be a long-term contract until the end of the summer term in July 2018. Very strong candidates will be considered for a permanent position next September.
The teaching assistant will be paid at an excellent rate through Servoca Education alongside receiving continuous support throughout the duration of the contract. A generous refer a friend scheme is also offered.
If you would like to be considered for this teaching assistant role in Lambeth, please send your updated CV through immediately. Follow-up interviews will be commencing shortly.