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  • Job start date

    4 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    1 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other support roles

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Working pattern

Part time, term time: 15 hours per week (3pm - 6pm)

Contract type


Actual salary

£11,618 - £11,978

Pay scale

NJC Scale 5

What skills and experience we're looking for

Level 2 or equivalent in English & Maths (minimum)

Level 3 Childcare qualification or equivalent

Knowledge and understanding of the Health and Safety regulations within the school

An understanding of good quality childcare

Knowledge of school policies on Child Protection, Pupil behaviour, and Equal Opportunities

An understanding of, and commitment to Quality Assurance

Ability to relate well to children and adults

Ability to work constructively as part of a team, understanding school roles and responsibilities and your own position within these

Ability to provide and facilitate safe, creative activities

Ability to supervise and lead a team

Good communication skills

Good literacy and numeracy skills

Ability to establish a rapport with children and their parents

Ability to meet children’s individual needs, including those with special educational needs

Ability to use judgement and common sense

What the school offers its staff

Our school is full of enthusiastic and talented teachers and support staff who put the children at the heart of everything they do.

At Myatt Garden we value the wellbeing of all of our staff. It is a key focus that informs every decision we make.

Come and join our team at Myatt and benefit from:

A stable, supportive and dedicated staff team who are passionate about what they do

Respectful, kind and eager pupils who love learning

An approachable, flexible and compassionate senior leadership team

Opportunities to join working groups and have your say in policy making and strategy across the school.

Excellent CPD opportunities and mentoring

Staff wellbeing committee and mental health champions

Free tea and coffee in the regularly stocked staff room

Free onsite car park

Whole staff social events

Team spirit and a ‘can do’ culture

Above all, Myatt Garden is an inclusive school that celebrates and embraces our differences. We invite you to come and be your authentic self at our school and to use your unique experiences to enhance the learning of our pupils.

Commitment to safeguarding

Myatt Garden School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any successful appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and suitable references.

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About Myatt Garden Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
401 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number

Myatt Garden is a vibrant and creative two-form entry primary school in Brockley. There are 361 children on roll, including our nursery. The school serves a very diverse community with our pupil premium children making up about 20% of our roll and 61% of our pupils belonging to global majority groups.

We place a high value on a broad and balanced curriculum which ensures children are passionate about learning and ready for future challenges. We have a strong shared vision where all our children are encouraged to enjoy and excel at learning and life. We have created a vibrant and enriching learning community where children, staff and families are valued, included and respected, and where all are encouraged to develop and achieve their potential and make a contribution.

We believe in the ability of every child and our mission is to create an environment where children have:
¨ the learning and social skills to succeed and contribute
¨ the confidence, enthusiasm and self-belief to achieve, create and participate
¨ the curiosity and passion to problem-solve, take risks and be ambitious
¨ and a sense of social responsibility that makes them team players, great friends and active citizens

Arranging a visit to Myatt Garden Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@myattgarden.lewisham.sch.uk.

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