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Job Ref No. ECC8822123-42S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: £19,171 -£19,554 pro rata
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 25/02/2020 Midnight Date of Interviews: 6-9 March 2020  

Job Description

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An exciting, rare opportunity has arisen for a fantastic teaching assistant to join our hardworking team here at Bournes Green Junior School. Our school benefits from wonderful children, engaged parents and a supportive working environment.

The successful candidate will ideally be:

- GCSE A-C/equivalent in English and Maths

- Resilient and positive, showing initiative and flexibility

- Able to work as part of a team under the direction of SLT and class teachers

- Confident with supporting all children to access learning in Key Stage 2

- Firm and consistent but fun and positive

- Approachable, patient and understanding

- Makaton trained (optional as can put successful candidate/s through training)

If you wish to join our friendly and committed team and have a passion to see every child succeed, we would like to hear from you. If you are interested in the role, Please complete the application form, detailing your skills and experience in relation to the attached job description to Sue Chattaway (BGJS Office Team Leader) at

Bournes Green Junior School has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment.

BGJS School Tours/ Visits: 13th, 14th, 24th February 2020

(Please email if you would like to book a time slot)

Closing Date: 12noon on Tuesday 25th February 2020

Interview Date: Friday 6th or Monday 9th March 2020 (TBC)

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Sue Chattaway
Ladram Road
Thorpe Bay, Southend-on-Sea
Essex, SS1 3PX
Telephone: 01702 587913

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