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We currently have vacanies for a Teaching Assistant and for Relief Lunchtime Supervisors.

Teaching Assistant 17.5hrs per week.

A position has arisen at Forestdale Primary School in South Croydon for a Teaching Assistant (TA). We are a two form entry school looking for a Teaching Assistant to work closely alongside the Class Teacher to provide differentiated programmes of work for groups and individual children with barriers to learning.

Application forms with a supporting statement must be submitted via email to by Midday (12 noon) on Monday 21st January 2019. Interviews and lesson observations will be held on Thursday 24th January 2019.
If you are unable to download the the job description, person specification and application form, please collect them from the school office.
If you have not heard by Thursday 24th January 2019 whether you have been short-listed then unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion.
At Forestdale Primary School we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children. This post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check, health check clearance and two satisfactory references. Croydon Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. 

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Teaching Assistant Job Description and Person Specification

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Relief Lunchtime Supervisors

We are looking for Relief Lunchtime Supervisors to join our dedicated and happy team of supervisors, to cover staff absence and special events.
The pay is Grade 1c, scale point 9-11 - £19,755-£19896 p.a. pro rata for part-time, term time only. This is equivalent to £9 per hour. The hours are Monday to Friday (five days per week) from 12.05 p.m. to 1.20 p.m.
Closing Date: Monday 21st January 2019 (12 noon)
Interview Date: Wednesday 23rd January 2019
Please complete an application form which can be downloaded below and return to the school office by post or email to:-
Forestdale Primary School
Pixton Way
Tel: 020 8657 0924
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