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Teaching & Learning Assistant - Maths

Job Title: Teaching & Learning Assistant - Maths 
Job Reference No: 18-19083      
Responsible to: Taunton Preparatory School Headmaster
Hours per week: 28hrs
Salary: £8.54 per hour                                 
Term: Permanent
Closing date: Wednesday 19th June 2019 at 9am
Interviews: Tuesday 25th June 2019

Taunton School is over 170 years old and is an Independent School for approximately 1000 boys and girls aged 0-18 years, with circa 300 boarders. We aim to challenge, inspire and nurture young people to succeed in a global community.

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and outstanding Teaching & Learning Assistant to work as a key part of the classroom support with responsibility for supporting maths throughout the Preparatory School.  The creation of this new post is directly attributable to the thriving nature of the school which is enjoying a sustained increase in numbers.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate extensive knowledge of best practice and have excellent communication skills and a positive, proactive approach.

Our School ethos is of a shared responsibility and positive contribution from all to the life and work of this busy six-day-a-week boarding and day community. This is what makes Taunton School such a thriving, energetic and well-rounded Independent School. We offer an outstanding educational environment in which to work.

Application details:
Please complete and submit a Taunton School application form and equal opportunities monitoring form accompanied with a covering letter to tsrecruit@tauntonschool.co.uk. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address. Please note CVs alone will not be accepted. 
Download the Taunton School application form in MS Word format here
Download the equal opportunities monitoring form in MS Word format here
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Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The offer of employment will be subject to pre-employment checks including satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check.

Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and sets out to be caring and reasonable in its approach to all staff; it values its staff and has been accredited with the Investors in People gold standard.