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Vacancy Details


St Edward's Catholic Primary School
£10,000 - £19,999
St Edward's Catholic Primary School
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
32.50 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
17/02/2018 at 23:59 PM
St Edward's Catholic Primary School


32.50 hours per week, term time only (44.86 weeks)

Salary: Scale 2 Unqualified -Scale 3 for Qualified

St Edward’s is a vibrant multi-cultural school with a strong Catholic ethos embedded in all we do. For many of our pupils, English is an additional language and more than 50 languages are spoken here. We are proud of our positive, caring atmosphere and strong commitment to learning, inclusion and the arts. We have a reputation for creating a visually stimulating learning environment to which all staff contribute. As a teaching school, we work closely with an alliance of schools to support other schools within Newham, neighbouring Local Authorities and across the Diocese of Brentwood.

The governors of St Edward’s are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced Teaching Assistant to work with pupils of various abilities either on a 1:1 basis or within classroom group sessions. Therefore the main requirements for applicants are to be flexible; enthusiastic; proactive and have a sound knowledge of the National Curriculum for pupils aged between 5 – 11yrs.  It is imperative that candidates have a good level of education, both written and numerical, plus the ability to communicate well is essential as part of the role is dealing with various members of our Teaching Staff.

The successful candidate will:

Have a sound knowledge of the National Curriculum
Be committed to ensuring that every child matters
Be an excellent communicator.
Have a proactive ‘’can do’’ approach to tasks.
Be familiar with school electronic systems, such as SIMs and Excel.
Have a flexible attitude to work.
Have a commitment to working collaboratively with colleagues, parents and governors.

We can offer you:
A friendly, committed and dedicated staff
Children who are motivated and enthusiastic about their learning
Supportive parents and governors
Opportunities for professional development 

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to become part of a successful and highly motivated team.

We welcome visits from applicants. Please contact the school by telephone or email to arrange an appointment

Please apply via the online option below. 

For technical enquires please call 020 8249 6946. For any other enquiries please contact the school directly.

Please complete your application on-line by Friday 17th February 2018

Interviews will be held on Monday 26th February 2018

St Edward's School
Green Street
Upton Park, London
E13 9AX
Email: info@st-edwards.newham.sch.uk 

Equal Opportunities

The School has a strong commitment to achieving equality of opportunity in both services to the community and the employment of people and expects all employees to understand and promote its policies in their work.

How to apply

Please apply online. For technical difficulties, please contact the Support Team 020 7427 8250. For further information about the role, please contact the school directly.

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