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Secondary Teaching Assistant

Job Title: Secondary Teaching Assistant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Epsom, Surrey
Industry:
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
REF: ET/16/11/2018SECTA_1542991110
Contact Name: Eva Tomka
Contact Email: evat@uniformeducation.co.uk
Job Published: 17 days ago

Job Description

  • Teaching Assistant
  • Epsom
  • Immediate start
  • Long term position
  • Great pay

Uniform Education is looking for a highly motivated and hardworking Teaching Assistant to join a well-respected High School in Epsom on a permanent basis.

The School's ethos revolves around a growth mind-set where students are actively encouraged to develop the characteristics of wanting to improve, being open to new ideas, working hard and demonstrating resilience.

Their curriculum is designed to ensure that students of all abilities realise their potential and achieve the best public examination outcomes possible. This is achieved through high levels of consistency in terms of teaching practices, the setting of homework and the challenge of regular assessments. Outside the curriculum they promote competition and co-operation through the House system as well as running a range of extra - curricular activities in the Arts, Sports, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) and department based clubs. The School set high standards in terms of uniform with several 'non-negotiables' and have strict expectations regarding behaviour both in and out of the classroom. Visitors often comment on the calm, purposeful atmosphere around the school.

We are looking for the following candidates:

  • Has experience working with children
  • Highly driven with a passion to succeed
  • Passionate about Safeguarding
  • Comfortable working with secondary age group
  • Comfortable working student from a variety of races/religions
  • Fluent in English
  • Excellent Communicator
  • Confident working as part of a team
  • Able to work Monday - Friday
  • Educated to GCSE level (or equivalent)

We offer:

  • A school with a strong commitment to your professional development
  • A working environment focused on Teaching and Learning and raising standards for all
  • The opportunity to work in a team where your skills, enthusiasm and hard work will be appreciated
  • A school that invests in enrichment and extra-curricular activities

The school are looking to interview immediately so please do not delay your application.