About the role

We are looking to appoint a skilled and patient Teaching Assistant to support children at our school.  The permanent position is part time, with the minimum hours of 8.45am-1.05pm Monday to Friday (22 hours 05 minutes). Monday-Friday is essential, with a start date of the 5th September 2018 at the latest.

The position will have two parts:

The first part of the position is as a Teaching Assistant from 8.45-12.05pm in upper Key Stage 2, Year 5 and 6 supporting English and Maths.

The second part of the position is as a Teaching Assistant Playground Lead encouraging playground games, managing the Year 6 Playground Buddies and observing and supporting specific children during the lunch hour on the playgrounds in Key stage 1 and 2.

Willingness to learn is essential along with being able to apply clear boundaries and work as part of a team.  Appropriate training will be provided. Liaison with Teachers, Teaching Assistants and the SENCO is essential.

We offer the chance to work as part of a skilled and motivated team. We can offer you: friendly and supportive staff; classes of 30 motivated and well-behaved pupils; a commitment to continuing professional development and a happy and positive working environment and strong links to St Albans Abbey.

Visits to our school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. We are committed to safeguarding and the post is subject to DBS and health check.

Contact details

Emma Fenn , Headteacher
The Abbey C of E V A Primary School Grove Road St. Albans
Hertfordshire AL1 1DQ

Telephone: 01727 851802
Email: head@abbey.herts.sch.uk
Website: www.abbey.herts.sch.uk