Teaching Assistant

Date posted: 16th Dec 2020 Closing date: 4th Jan 2021 Borough: Harrow Position: Teaching Assistant
Interview Date: 11th Jan 2021 Salary: Scale 2 NJC03 £21408 pa FTE Pro rata £16176 32.5 hours per week School: St Jérôme CE Bilingual Primary School

Could you be our new Teaching Assistant for KS1 or KS2?


Level 3 qualification or above required for January 2021

Are you an experienced teaching assistant who is looking for an
exciting opportunity and a new challenge?

Salary: Scale 2 NJC03 £21,408 pa FTE Pro-rata £16,176
32.5 hours per week

8.15am – 3.15pm

Monday – Friday Term time only
Fixed Term Contract to July 2021

We are looking for:

  • a passionate and dedicated professional who will help our team of experienced teachers to deliver excellence in our unique bilingual school.
  • an energetic person who will be a strong role model in English for our children and support
  • a learning environment that celebrates both the English and French languages.
  • experience of teaching and supporting phonics, early reading and mathematics as well as supporting learning in all aspects of the primary curriculum.
  • someone excited about the opportunity to take an active role in the further development of a bilingual learning environment and will actively support the strong Christian vision of the school.
  • experience of supporting pupils with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities (SEND), English as an Additional Language (EAL), and supporting underachieving children make accelerated progress.
  • positive behaviour management strategies that complement our school behaviour policy
    and a secure understanding of safeguarding

You will receive

  • outstanding training and professional development and the opportunity to make a real difference as we continue to develop an innovative new school
  • support and encouragement from our senior leadership team to ensure you are confident and equipped to have a positive impact on the life of our school
  • a motivated year team that will value your knowledge of the children and involve you in their assessment, planning and designing of the curriculum
  • access to state-of-the-art technology and beautiful curriculum resources
  • the opportunity to be part of our incredible team and help to make our ambitious vision a daily reality

If you are would like to seize this opportunity to join our wonderful team, please complete the London Diocesan Board for Schools (LDBS) application form, along with a letter of application of no more than 2 sides of A4 explaining how you meet the criteria in our person specification. Application form, job description and person specification are below.

Applications need to be completed and sent to our school by post or email by midday Monday 4th January 2021.  Please send completed applications to office@stjeromebilingual.org or post your application to Recruitment Team, Saint Jérôme Church of England Bilingual School, 120-138 Station Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 2DJ.

Interviews will take place during the week beginning 11th January 2021.
Ideally, we are looking for someone who could join our team as soon as possible, but will wait for the right candidate.

Job Description and Person Specification

Application Form