We are now looking for a Teaching Assistant at Maiden Erlegh Chiltern
Day to day
responsibilities will be varied but will include:
day to day support to the classroom teacher and assisting with pupils’
development and to behaviour.
good relationships and acting as a role model.
- To encourage pupils to develop a range
of learning skills, including encouraging them to make oral contributions in
lessons and to engage in activities led by the teacher.
- Helping to plan
lessons by preparing materials and resources.
Our ideal candidate will:
communication skills and interpersonal skills.
- The ability to work within a team
- Calm under pressure and adaptable.
- A caring and
positive attitude, a good listener and sensitive to pupils needs.
The successful applicant will be energetic and
enthusiastic and enjoy working with 11-16-year-olds. You will enjoy nurturing
young people to grow in confidence and flourish personally. You will share our
inclusive values of “opportunity, diversity and success for all” and you will
have a willingness to develop your own practice in line with our ethos of
In return, you will be joining our supportive team
of enthusiastic, optimistic and talented Inclusion team who have the support of
an experienced leadership team.
Maiden Erlegh Chiltern Edge is proud to celebrate
its recent ‘Good’ Ofsted outcome. This is a fantastic reflection of just how
far the school has come in recent years and recognises all the work done
by our staff. It is also testament to the hard work, maturity and energy
of our students, and the support of our parent community. We are a small school but with a big heart. Since joining
the Maiden Erlegh Trust in 2018 the school has seen a marked change in its
fortunes and is now known for its calm classrooms, strong focus on behaviour
and well-developed teaching and learning.
Being part of the Maiden Erlegh Trust also offers a
range of career opportunities across our schools. For our teaching team we offer a flexible CPD programme which staff can
tailor to their own needs which includes coaching and training for new entrants
to the profession and to support career returners.
We have a proven track record of supporting
ambitious staff in to middle and senior leadership posts and can offer
opportunities to broaden your impact on the sector through the work of the
Maiden Erlegh Institute. Weare very happy to discuss flexible working
arrangements, including part-time working and job-sharing.
To learn more about our school, visit our website www.maidenerleghchilternedge.co.uk.
Trust reserves the right to interview and appoint before the closing date.
Erlegh Trust is committed to safeguarding, equality and promoting the welfare
of children and staff. We are also committed to being ambitious for all and
supporting everyone to reach their full potential. All employees of the Trust
are expected to share these commitments. All posts require satisfactory
employment checks and references and a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and
Barring Service check. All Leadership roles will require a Section 128 check
If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps
Please complete the online application.
Skilled worker visa sponsorship is not available for this job.