Teaching Vacancies

Teaching Assistant (Interventions/Supervision)

Hours: 8.30am – 4.30pm (negotiable), Monday to Friday during Term Time
Salary range: Salary will be based on a Full Time Equivalent (FTE) of £17,945 – £26,298 per annum and are dependent on qualifications and experience.  The FTE published salary will be pro-rated for part time / part year contracts.

Required for January 2020, we are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, passionate and dedicated Teaching Assistant to assist the class teacher and cover and supervise lessons in the Prep School when other staff are not available.

The role of the Teaching Assistant (Interventions/Supervision) is a supportive one within the school community and will often be, but not always, assigned to a year group within which they work primarily. The successful candidate will also deliver interventions to individuals or small groups of pupils that have SEND in EYFS and KS1.

In addition to the above, duties include assisting and supporting the class teacher in providing a nurturing learning environment appropriate to the age of the children, to plan, deliver and evaluate teaching and learning activities, to support teaching and learning in a variety of curriculum areas and to observe and report on pupil performance.

Teaching Assistants will need to hold a current first aid certificate (or be willing to attend training) and possess or work towards a relevant formal qualification, for example, Child Development/Nursery Nursing, NVQ Level 3.

Further information and an application pack can be requested from our HR Department on 01442 839155 or via email at recruitment@abbotshill.herts.sch.uk

In order to apply for this role, please complete an application form and return it to our HR Department prior to the closing deadline. 

Early application is advised as applications will be considered as they are received and we reserve the right to appoint at any time in the process.

Closing Date: 10am on 4 December 2019
Interview Date: Week Commencing 9 December 2019

Job Description

Job Application Form


Temporary Art & Design Teacher (Part Time 0.7)

Abbot’s Hill School wishes to appoint a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and creative Temporary Art & Design Teacher, to work as part of the department. The post is to cover a period of maternity leave from Monday 24 February 2020 and lasting for at least 1½ terms.

Set in beautiful grounds, the school provides an excellent environment in which to teach up to GCSE level. The successful candidate will also be involved in teaching a Year 6 class.

At Abbot’s Hill, we promote collaborative and practical learning, nurturing the unique talents of each pupil, giving them the chance to develop their potential to the full, within a happy and caring environment and we take pride in developing ambitious, bright and confident young people.

The successful candidate will have:

• An excellent track record of raising attainment and examination success at KS4;
• The ability and enthusiasm to motivate pupils in Art & Design lessons with a track record of outstanding teaching across all Key Stages;
• The ability to raise expectations and aspirations of pupils of all abilities;
• A desire to contribute to the extra-curricular life of this busy, friendly school would be especially advantageous.

Should you have any questions regarding the role, please contact our HR Department on 01442 839155 or via email at recruitment@abbotshill.herts.sch.uk

Please complete an application form and return it to our HR Department prior to the closing deadline.

Early application is advised as applications will be considered as they are received and we reserve the right to appoint at any time in the process.

Closing Date: Tuesday 3 December 2019
Interview Date: Friday 6 December 2019

Job Description

Job Application Form


Abbot’s Hill is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All posts are subject to the normal statutory checks. Charity No. 311053.