Shrewsbury House Pre-Preparatory School is an independent day school for boys and girls aged from three to seven years. It was founded in 1912 and is part of the Shrewsbury House School Trust and is administered by a Board of Governors.
The centre-piece of the School is a beautiful, historical house that has been modernised and extended to include a nursery as well as new classrooms and a library. The School is fortunate to have its own sports hall and heated swimming pool. There is also a large play area and an extensive sports field with a pavilion. All children use these facilities at break times for sport and as part of our Forest School programme.
TEACHER ASSISTANT REQUIRED TO START AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
Permanent, term time only plus 3 days before and after each term
We are seeking to find a capable and friendly Teaching Assistant to come and join the team at Shrewsbury House Pre-Prep School in 2017 to assist with our small classes.
We need an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant (KS1) to join a team of dedicated professionals, Level NVQ3 qualifications are essential. The successful candidate should work well as part of a team, and have good communication skills. Our thriving independent pre-prep school has a reputation for academic, sporting and musical excellence, and offers a friendly working environment, well-resourced, purpose-built classrooms and the latest ICT facilities. This full-time, term-time post would suit an enthusiastic candidate with lots of energy and a proven track record of experience of working with young children.
In return we can offer you:
Generous terms and conditions of employment on the Shrewsbury House Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant Payscale with membership of the support staff pension scheme. Your starting salary will be determined by your level of relevant experience and qualifications
Opportunities to develop your career
Lots of support from friendly, caring and professional colleagues
A small school environment where you really get to know the children as individuals
Other benefits such as on-site parking, delicious free freshly cooked lunches during term time, on-site weekly fitness sessions and lots of social events throughout the year for staff.
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RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION POLICY STATEMENT
Shrewsbury House Pre-Preparatory School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to the receipt of an enhanced DBS [Disclosure and Barring Service] disclosure, satisfactory references, medical clearance and proof of legal right to work in the UK.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES STATEMENT
Shrewsbury House Pre-Preparatory School is an equal opportunities employer and its policies, including the need to guard against false assumptions based on an applicant’s gender, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, disability, religion, age, marital status, working pattern, are followed at all stages of the selection procedure.