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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: KS1 - 5 hours a day 8.45am-3.05pm 5 days a week during term time and INSET days KS2 - 3 hours a day 8.45am-12pm 5 days a week during term time and INSET days

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 Year

Full-time equivalent salary

£27,030 - £27855

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Have a clear understanding of child development and the expectations of the KS1/KS2 curriculum
  • Be committed to achieving high standards
  • Be passionate about supporting the children's learning
  • Be energetic, enthusiastic and have a good sense of humour
  • Enjoy creating an inspirational and vibrant learning environment
  • Work collaboratively and effectively within a year group team
  • Recognise children’s barriers to learning and support children in overcoming these
  • Have experience of supporting children, including those with a variety of SEN needs
  • Have experience of working in partnership with parents

What the school offers its staff

  • A supportive community with delightful children, caring families and friendly and motivated staff
  • A broad, ambitious, bespoke curriculum, which provides a wealth of opportunities to support children’s personal, social and emotional development, including Forest Schools
  • A commitment to the professional development of all of our staff
  • A commitment to supporting the well-being of all of our staff and children
  • Modern and well equipped facilities as part of a newly expanded school

Commitment to safeguarding

Smitham Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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About Smitham Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
589 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0208 660 4399

Smitham is a popular primary school within an exceptional setting.
The school has been expanding from two to three forms of entry since 2019, currently with three classes in Years R-4. Due to popular demand we have opened a second Nursery class.

Arranging a visit to Smitham Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email apotter@smitham.croydon.sch.uk.

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