Teaching Assistant - September 2017

The Prebendal School is seeking to appoint for September 2017 a Teaching Assistant to work in the Pre-Prep classes. This is a term-time (34 weeks) position over five days. The successful candidate will be reliable and punctual, have a nurturing and caring approach, and should be able to work closely with class teachers to provide appropriate support. A willingness to participate in relevant training, a 'can do' attitude and a great sense of humour are imperative.

If you would like to discuss the role, please contact the Head of Pre-Prep by email at

Applications should arrive no later than Monday 21st August 2017. They should be made on the School's standard Application Form (see below), accompanied by a covering letter addressed to the Head and sent to the Head's PA, Lesa Burchell, via email at or in hard copy to The Head, The Prebendal School, 52-55 West St, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 1RT.

Interviews will take place in the week commencing Tuesday 29th August 2017. All the relevant information, including a detailed Job Description, can be found in our Vacancies Document Zone below.

The Prebendal School is an equal opportunities employer with a very strong Child Protection Policy in force. A Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service will be requested in the event of a successful application. The Prebendal School follows the Code of Practice issued by the DBS, a copy of which is available on request. A criminal record will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining a position. The Prebendal School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.