Classroom Assistant

Dair House School Trust Ltd
Farnham Royal, Slough
Dependant on expereince
17 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

The Governors of Dair House School are seeking to appoint a Classroom Assistant to work across the Key Stages.

Key Tasks

  • Provide support to children with mathematics, reading, writing and any other activity on an individual, class or small group basis;
  • Be aware of the differentiation within activities;
  • Contribute to the progress of children within and between activities;
  • Assist in the preparation of teaching materials as directed;
  • Assist in ensuring lessons are happy and stimulating for all the children;
  • Assist in activities that are matched to children's individual needs and abilities;
  • Assist and contribute to the learning experiences of children;
  • Implement teaching programmes as directed;
  • Understand and actively support the school's policy on child protection, pastoral care, behaviour and discipline including the use of appropriate praise and sanctions for pupil work and behaviour;
  • Assist in the arrangements made for monitoring and assessing individual children's performance through evaluation including formative and summative methods;
  • Contribute to oral and written reports to those with parental responsibility and other agencies;
  • Assist with various duties as requested by the Deputy Head.

Key skills for Classroom Assistants

  • enthusiasm;
  • imagination;
  • energy;
  • adaptability;
  • patience;
  • responsibility;
  • high personal and professional standards;
  • total integrity;
  • sense of humour.

Closing date 18th August 2017. Interviews week commencing 21st August 2017. CV's will be accepted.  Please send your application to 

Dair House School places great importance on the safeguarding of children.  All candidates will undergo an enhanced DBS check.