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Teaching Assistant

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate Teaching Assistant to join our dynamic team in our Senior School. As a Teaching Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the educational and personal development of our students.

About the Role and You

This role involves providing one-to-one support or small group support to students, fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment. You will also be responsible for preparing and organising additional educational materials and resources and encouraging students to actively participate in the class and engage in activities.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant (essential).
  • Further qualifications with regard to child protection and/ or SEN.
  • An ability to devise and implement a range of strategies to support learning and enjoyment of learning.
  • Good literacy and numeracy skills.
  • The ability to inspire confidence and become a positive role model.

Why Join Sherrardswood School?

At Sherrardswood School, we are dedicated to creating an environment where both students and staff flourish. In addition to being part of an exceptional team, here is what you can expect:

  • Generous annual leave package.
  • Discount on tuition fees for your children at any Alpha School.
  • Access to a collaborative learning community.
  • Coaching development.
  • Excellent pastoral care and development.
  • Refer a friend scheme with a financial reward.
  • Wellness programme.
  • Attractive life assurance package which is 3* your annual salary.
  • Free lunch.
  • Mentorship programme.

To find out more about this role, please read our Job Description.

If you are eager to make a difference, apply today and be part of shaping the leaders of the future.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please fill out our Application Form and return this to along with your CV.

Please also fill out our form below and a member of our Recruitment Team will be in contact with you shortly.

We look forward to welcoming you to Sherrardswood School!

Sherrardswood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants for ALL jobs will undergo appropriate child-protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check to enhanced level, with costs covered by the company. This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the Amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.