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Teaching Assistant

Vacancy Summary
Harold Wood Primary
Grade 2 points 11 - 15
Harold Wood Primary School
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
27.5 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
31/07/2018 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Harold Wood Primary School

Recreation Avenue, Harold Wood, Romford, RM3 0TH

Telephone: 01708 345473

Headteacher: Miss A. E. Dowding


Teaching Assistant

Required for September 2018

Hours: 27.5 hours per week, 38 weeks per year

Grade: Grade 2 points 11 - 15

Salary: £19,896 - £20,136 FTE (Pro rata actual salary: £12,562 - £12,714 pa)


We are looking to recruit a caring and committed individual to provide support in the classroom. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Have experience of working with KS1 and KS2 children
  • Have the ability to work alongside committed class teachers to enhance and support children’s learning
  • Be confident in both maths and literacy and recognise the next steps in children's learning
  • Show initiative to adapt resources
  • Have high standards and expectations
  • Be educated to a minimum grade C in GCSE maths and English or equivalent
  • Demonstrate commitment to your own professional development
  • Be committed to working in a team
  • Display a high level of enthusiasm and use their passion for Maths and/or English to inspire pupils
  • Engage on all levels and have a sense of humour.

Based in a superb environment with attractive grounds, Harold Wood Primary School is a successful school with supportive governors and friendly pupils who really want to learn. Partnership is a way of life here and our mission statement is “Working together. Learning together. Respecting each other. To REACH our personal best.”

You will be joining a friendly, supportive and hardworking team. We are committed to high expectations of achievement and behaviour. If you are looking for a challenge and would like to enhance your experience by working with us, we would like to hear from you.

We are firmly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. References will be taken up for successful candidates prior to interview.


If you wish to visit the school you will be very welcome - please phone 01708 345473 to make an appointment.

Please apply online. Should you experience any technical difficulty please contact Education HR on 01708 431983. 


Closing date: 31st July 2018

Interviews: 4th and 5th September 2018

Equal Opportunities
We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.

Havering Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The protection of our students from abuse is the responsibility of all staff within our school, superseding any other considerations.

Havering Schools comply with the Department for Education ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ (September 2018) guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure. Having a criminal record will not necessarily debar you from obtaining a position with the Council
How to apply
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