Sundridge Close, Wymering, Cosham, Portsmouth, PO6 3JL

Tel: 02392 378991

Fax/Email: admin@portsdown.portsmouth.sch.uk

Job details

Salary - Pay Band 3 (£11,362)

Closing Date - 12pm Wednesday 26th June 2019

Hours - 26.25 (8:45am to 3pm Monday to Friday Term time)

Start Date - September 2019

We are looking for two enthusiastic and dynamic individuals to join our dedicated Teaching Assistant team. You will be supporting the children in their learning under the direction of the class teacher. 

You will need excellent communication skills, a positive attitude and a calm and patient approach. In return for your commitment to us we can offer you the chance to be a valuable member of our friendly supportive staff team and the opportunity to undertake a programme of training and induction. A minimum of GCSE / O Level Grade C or higher in English and Maths is desirable. 

Portsdown is a very welcoming and inclusive school. We work hard to improve all the time and believe that we are stronger when working together. This teamwork ethos is echoed right across our school. Our positive Ofsted in May 2018 highlighted the excellent work of our whole community. This is initially a one year contract with the strong possibility of extension at the end.

Portsdown School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS Disclosure at Enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of employment.

Closing date for applications will be 12pm Wednesday 26th June and interviews will be held the week after. Please complete the online application form and email it back to admin@portsdown.portsmouth.sch.uk