Teaching Assistant for EYFS (Lower School)

Location:
Prospect House School

Starting date:
April 2019

Apply by:
25 February 2019

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Prospect House is an independent school in Putney for children aged 3 to 11; it is heavily oversubscribed and enjoys an excellent local reputation. We are looking for an EYFS teaching assistant with high expectations who will enjoy working in a well-resourced school with a strong team of supportive colleagues.

The successful candidate, whilst working under the supervision of a qualified teacher, must be able to work independently and be capable of working with small groups of children in order to support their learning and assess their progress and development.

The successful candidate must have the following:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • A strong work ethic
  • Be flexible and reliable
  • Work well in a team
  • A willingness to learn

The successful applicant must preferably be educated to degree level or with an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualification in Childcare or have experience of working within EYFS

This is a permanent appointment commencing 23 April 2019, salary dependent on qualifications and experience.

If you wish to apply, you will need to complete the following form (please save each file on your computer before you start completing it):

These forms should be saved with your name within the file name and sent as attachments by e-mail, together with any additional CV and/or any scanned hand-written cover letter to jobs@prospecths.org.uk.

Closing date for applications: 25 February 2019 although an appointment may be made before this date if an early applicant proves successful.

Prospect House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.