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Teaching Assistant


Job Description:

  • Teaching Assistant
  • Full-time contract
  • Peckham Primary School
  • Immediate / January start
  • ongoing contract

A good Roman Catholic school in Peckham, South London have an opportunity for a Teaching Assistant to join their school to lead small group learning in year 5.

The Role

In this role you will be working as a Teaching Assistant within class and leading small group sessions for year 5 pupils in both English and Maths. The pupils will be working at various levels and you will work closely with the class teacher to prepare focused learning activities. You will need to have excellent spoken and written English and a good understanding of primary maths. 

You will need to have flexible and committed attitude and be able to engage older pupils within a primary setting.  

This role is offered on a full-time ongoing contract basis. The school are ideally looking for someone to start immediately, but can accommodate for the role to start in January for the right candidate.

The School

The school is based in a diverse community in Peckham. They provide a good, rounded education to their pupils alongside teaching core Catholic values. The school is easily accessible by public transport. If you are looking for a This is an ideal role if you are looking for a teaching role that can provide a good work-life balance.

  We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education

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