Teaching Assistant

Lowther Primary School, London, SW13 9AE

This job expired on 26 September 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    3 October 2022

  • Application deadline

    26 September 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    9 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

commensurate with experience

Teaching Assistant job summary


Salary Range: TBC

Lowther Primary School would like to appoint an enthusiastic and skilled Teaching Assistant (TA) to our successful and happy school.

The post is full-time (usual working hours 8.45am – 3.30pm, term-time only).

We will also consider part-time candidates.

It is essential that candidates have:

  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • strong literacy and numeracy skills
  • good organisational skills
  • the ability to work as a member of a team

It is desirable that candidates have:

  • experience of working with children in an education setting
  • a commitment to, and a track record of, commitment to their own professional development

As a teaching assistant at Lowther you will:

  • assist in the support and inclusion of pupils, including pupils with SEND, within the school by work alongside the class teacher and wider team.
  • provide appropriate support for individual pupils in literacy and numeracy and targeted support for small groups of pupils across the school.
  • deliver interventions including speech and language, phonics, literacy, maths and other areas of need subject to appropriate training.
  • support children who have identified conditions such as; autism spectrum disorder and social, emotional and mental health needs.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with dedicated and talented professional colleagues. School-based training will be provided from experienced class teachers and annual professional development reviews. We are a supportive and friendly team. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment.

An offer of this appointment is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure Baring Service check, medical clearance and good references.

Closing date for applications: Monday 26th September 2022

Interviews will be held on Thursday 29th September 2022

For more information about our fantastic school visit www.lowther.richmond.sch.uk

In person visits to the school are also welcomed. Call 02087483984 or email info@lowther.richmond.sch.uk to arrange your visit.

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About Lowther Primary School

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

Age 3 – 11 Mixed Community 2FE Primary School with Nursery
Current Roll: Pupils 325 and Nursery 52 places
Location: Barnes, Richmond-upon Thames (outer London weighting)
We are at the heart of our local community and have an awareness of the world that encourages respect for everyone’s needs, beliefs and cultures. In this way, Lowther Primary School works to develop happy, confident individuals, who are well motivated, with the skills and knowledge to make their unique contribution to the world.

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