Early Years Teaching Assistant (Level 3 or above)
We are seeking a highly motivated individual to support the education of pupils aged 3-5 in our Pre-Prep department. Pre-Prep at Greenfield consists of children in our Owls (rising 3) Robins (rising 4) and Reception (rising 5) classes and is overseen by our Head of Pre-Prep. The successful candidate will need a full and relevant Level 3 or above Early Years Qualification and must be enthusiastic with a 'can-do' attitude. They will work in accordance with the requirements of the conditions of employment detailed in the Greenfield School Contract of Employment, having regard to the school's policies and schemes of work. Reporting to the Head of Pre-Prep, the Teaching Assistant will be assisting the class teachers with the discipline, supervision and welfare of all pupils.
The successful applicant must be available to take up the post on Tuesday 23rd April 2019.
Only the school's application form will be accepted. Please email it to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than midday on Wednesday 20th March 2019. Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place on Monday 25th March. Applicants must be prepared for references to be called for in advance of the interview. Interviews cannot take place without one completed reference.
Greenfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
About the School
Greenfield is an academically non-selective school for boys and girls aged rising 3 to 11, operating with full classes in almost every year group. The children at Greenfield are valued as individuals and benefit from their interactions with all members of staff. The school is proud to have an ambitious body of staff, who propel the school forward in its desire to remain at the forefront of education. There is never a dull day at Greenfield and applicants will need to be adaptable and undaunted by change.
The school offers an attractive staff discount for employees who wish to educate their children at the school. There is also a desirable pension scheme. Staff are required to attend some school events outside of their working hours and are expected to support the school in all its endeavours. Greenfield School welcomes applications from those who enjoy a fast-paced working environment where no two days are the same.