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Childeric Primary School - Teaching Assistant
  • Employer: Lewisham Schools
  • Reference: 140922
  • Published: Thu 15/09/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 27/09/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: Salary to be Pro rated for TTO 
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Childeric Primary School

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Childeric Primary School - Teaching Assistant

Childeric Primary School

Teaching Assistant required to work with a child with SEND

Required from Monday 10^th October 2022

Temporary contract until July 2023

Salary Scale 3 (scale point 5 - 6) £23,838 - £24,270 pro rata

32.5 hours per week Monday - Friday (39 weeks per year)

8.50 am - 3.50 pm (with a 30 minute lunch break)

Childeric Primary School is a diverse and inclusive primary school situated in New Cross in Lewisham.  We are part of Nexus Education Schools Trust.  We have a friendly, hard-working team of staff who are committed to raising achievement.  Underpinning everything we do is an absolute commitment to equality of opportunity for all our pupils.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible and reliable individual to join our team of teaching assistants.

The successful applicant will primarily work with a Reception pupil with SEND.  You will also support other pupils with their learning and development under the direction of the SENCo and class teacher.  This role includes the administration of medication and personal care including changing nappies, where necessary, in accordance with training provided.

Applicants should possess excellent communication skills, relate well to children, be self-motivated and have a calm, professional manner.  Experience with children with SEND is essential.

Childeric Primary School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  We are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.  The successful candidate will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS); as well as reference checks.

Please complete the attached application form and return to Natalie Taylor (PA to the Leadership Team) by email to or send by post to reach school before midday on Monday 26^th September.  We are unable to accept CVs.

Closing date: Monday 26^th September at midday

Successful candidates will be invited to an interview on Thursday 29^th September

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