Teaching Assistant

Full Time Teaching Assistant Required

Start date: beginning of September 2021
Salary scale: LGS Scale 1 – 7, £17,842 – £20,092
Term time only

Hours of work are from 8.30am to 3.30pm with a mid morning and lunch break. Monday to Friday.

We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant in Key Stage One. Training and experience in Read Write Inc would be an advantage.

Applicants should have at least an NVQ 3 in childcare, or its equivalent, or working towards it. Experience of working with young people in the Early Years Foundation Stage would be an advantage but not essential. A good standard of literacy and numeracy along with proven positive interpersonal skills are required for this post. A good team player and the ability to support the classroom teacher are essential. Training and support will be given.

Mayfield is a one-form entry Prep school of around 210 pupils aged 2 – 11 and we are committed to their safeguarding. Successful applicants will be subject to identity and enhanced DBS checks. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.