Teaching Assistants – Foundation 1

As our student numbers continue to grow, our Junior School Vlaskamp (JSV) is looking to appoint 3 full-time Foundation 1 Teaching Assistants to join our dedicated team.

The British School in The Netherlands (the BSN) was founded on the principals of developing and challenging the whole individual – ‘head, hand & heart’ – producing students with high aspirations and confident independence. If you are committed to helping children progress please read on.

The role of our Teaching Assistants is to support individuals and groups both inside and outside of the classroom.  Our team of Teaching Assistants support teaching and learning and assist the teacher(s) in the delivery of the school’s curriculum. Our team of Teaching Assistants also play an important part in the fostering of students’ personal, social and independence skills.

You  will be expected to make a positive and significant contribution to teaching and learning, demonstrating a practical understanding of the learning opportunities and goals for students of this age group.  Fluency in the English language is essential as is the ability to work well within a team.

It is important that candidates have a patient and caring attitude and are confident in working with large groups of children.  We are looking for candidates with a Teaching Assistant qualification (Cache Level2 or above, or equivalent) plus at least 2 years’ relevant experience of working with children of this age group. Knowledge of the English National Curriculum is also desirable.

JSV is the largest of our 3 Juneor School Campuses. You can expect to be working within a dynamic and welcoming team who strive to ensure that students are happy and engaged learners.  Competitive salaries, attractive benefits, and our commitment to supporting your professional development makes it worthwhile choosing to work at the BSN.

For full details and to apply please visit our website.

The closing date for applications is 10/10/2016

Job Type: Full Time

Start Date: 30/09/2016

Closing Date: 10/10/2016

Interview Date: 17/10/2016

Location: Junior School Vlaskamp, The Hague, The Netherlands