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Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Marlborough House School, Cranbrook

  • Ref:KCC886-6005-14S
  • Posted:13/04/2021
  • Pay:according to the Marlborough House pay scale
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:27/04/2021 at 17:00
  • Interviews:week commencing Tuesday 4th May 2021

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About the role

We are seeking an enthusiastic Key Stage 1 / EYFS Teaching Assistant, ideally qualified to Level 3 for this permanent full time role.  The role would suit either an experienced practitioner or someone at the start of their career who is keen to develop and embed his/her practice.

The successful candidate will work initially in a Reception class, working closely with the class teacher under the overall supervision of the Head of Pre-Prep. He/she will promote the education, care, health and general welfare of the children in his/her class.

Cheerfulness, enthusiasm and energy are vital qualities for this post, as are patience and adaptability.  The ability to work well with children and to be able to form good relationships with colleagues and parents alike is essential.

Hours will be 8.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday inclusive during term time, with additional attendance for events and training.

Please refer to the full job description and person specification for further details.

How to apply

Please download our application forms from the School's website and return, electronically (in MS Word format please) to recruitment@marlboroughhouseschool.co.uk or by post to the School in an envelope marked RECRUITMENT.

Please note that only applications which are on School application forms can be accepted and that applications received after the closing date of 5pm on Tuesday 27th April 2021 will not be considered for shortlisting.

Information about the school

Set in beautiful extensive grounds on the edge of the Kentish village of Hawkhurst, Marlborough House is a country Prep School for 3 to 13 year olds with a distinctly family feel; small enough for everyone to be known and cared for whilst still embracing the future that our children will be part of.

Marlborough House has an ethos based on developing values and characters, our pupils are given space and time to grow both academically and personally, in a supportive and caring environment. These values and Character Education are actively taught alongside the Academic, Creative and Sporting Curriculum to ensure our children are ready for their next steps.

Our pupils consistently achieve fantastic results including an enviable 100% Common Entrance pass rate and a 100% Cranbrook School entrance exam pass rate in recent years. Our pupils also have an excellent track record of success in the Kent 11+ test and they gain places at the top grammar schools in the County.

At Marlborough House, Valuing Self and Others is at the heart of everything we do. When we see our values reflected back in the achievements, personal development and characters of each child as he or she grows, we know that each child is, indeed Enjoying Today, Educating for Tomorrow.

We believe our staff are our greatest resource. We are committed to employing and developing inspirational teachers who have passion, drive, and vision, but most importantly, the ability to bring their ideas to life and really make things happen, giving each child at Marlborough House confidence, determination and a genuine will to succeed

Our website www.marlboroughhouseschool.co.uk provides a great deal of useful information about us and will give you a flavour of life at Marlborough House.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.