are looking for positive and inspiring Teaching Assistants to join the team at
Wymondham College Prep School on a permanent basis. The role will
support the complement the professional work of teachers as directed.
successful candidate will:
- Have GCSE or
equivalent level, including at least a Grade 4 (previously Grade C) in English
and Mathematics, previous experience working with children, preferably primary
school age, in a classroom or similar environment and have Level
2 or 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools or equivalent
Teaching Assistant qualification
- Be committed to the school’s high standards of teaching, learning and
- Have excellent communication skills, a warm and caring personality and a
good sense of humour.
- Understand the importance of an inclusive environment and high
expectations of supporting pupil to follow the school’s Good Choice Mantras
– ‘Do the Right Thing / Make a Difference / Value Every Voice’
- Have a welcoming and friendly approach with a high level of
- Ensure the safety and well-being of pupils in adherence with the school
procedures while in play areas, the dining hall, classrooms or anywhere on the
Prep School is looking to appoint a highly committed, enthusiastic and
compassionate individual who has an energy and interest in not only working
with whole classes of children but also working with small groups of children,
intervening to close gaps in children’s subject knowledge and developing their
basis skills. We are looking for a Teaching Assistant in Upper Key Stage 2 to
join our wonderful school in January 2024.
Our school is committed to the professional development of all staff and
provides a safe and supportive environment to work in. We are a learning
community who all feel safe to make mistakes, learn and grow by loving the
struggle to learning. We want everyone to ‘Try Hard, Be Kind, Be You’ and
to work in the WCPS way, to ‘Wonder, Contribute, Persevere, Support’.
relationships, wellbeing and belonging at the heart of everything we do and use
restorative justice and zones of regulation to ensure our pupils constantly
reflect on their choices, feelings and
others. We are an Ofsted ‘Outstanding School’ June 2023 – a reflection of our
ambition to provide something special in our unique school.
Wymondham College Prep School opened in September 2020 with two Reception
classes housed in Wymondham College. In September 2021 the school moved into
its new purpose built home on the site of Wymondham College. In September 2023,
the school will be two form entry in all year groups except for Year 4 with 320
pupils on roll. When the school is full, we will be a school of 452 pupils
which includes 32 boarders across Year 5 & Year 6.
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