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1:1 support Assistant - Southwark

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Job description

-       Great Professional Development opportunities

-       GBP60-75 a day

-       10 minute walk from Elephant and Castle

A brilliant opportunity for a teaching assistant to build their experience in the education sector has just become available at one of our partner primary schools in Walworth. The school are looking to take on a teaching assistant to provide one to one support to a girl in year 2 with Cerebral Palsy. The girl is verbal and perfectly capable however uses a walking frame and sometimes needs support to help her focus on tasks and her work.

The school is a Roman Catholic community school located a short walk from Elephant and Castle (Thameslink, Southeastern, Bakerloo, Northern) with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. They were graded Ofsted ‘Good’ in their most recent inspection (July 2016) and their aim is to follow the example of Christ, in welcoming, recognising, fostering and developing each individual.

The school offers:

-       Dynamic staff who enjoy working well together

-       Well behaved pupils who are inquisitive and enthusiastic about their learning

-       A strong commitment to staff development

-       A supportive governing body and parish priests, dedicated parents, a skilled and committed workforce and hardworking, talented pupils.

The successful candidate will:

-       Be able to effectively engage children with their work

-       Have strong English and Maths skills

-       Have experience working with children, ideally in a classroom environment

-       Be dedicated to ensuring all children achieve their very best

-       Possess energy and enthusiasm

If this sounds like the right environment for you, the school are looking to interview as soon as possible so be sure to apply soon!


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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