Assistant Teacher Job at Buckinghamshire Council – Amersham

Reference number


Contract type

Fixed Term / Secondment

Working hours

Full time/Part time

Date posted

20 Jul 2021, 11 p.m.

Application deadline

17 Aug 2021

Contact email

[email protected]


Required from September, we are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative Assistant Teacher to join this successful and dynamic department

Start date: 1 September 2021

Hours: 33.75 hours per week, Full-Time Positions Available (term time only 37 weeks + 5 inset days)

Grade: BP 1.6 (£17383, pro-rata £13112)

Contract – renewed annually

About us

We strive to create a supportive and structured learning environment in which individuals are challenged to realise their full potential and encouraged to be ambitious for their futures. We believe it is of the utmost importance for students to become selfconfident, positive and enquiring learners and this vision underpins everything we do.

Our students are encouraged to become well-rounded and broad-minded individuals

and we support this through a diverse range of extra-curricular activities. As a

Business and Enterprise specialist we focus on the development of skills which inspire

and motivate our students to become successful and confident adults.

You can find out more about Amersham School on our website www.amershamschool.org.uk.

About the role


Professional Values and Practice

To have high expectations of all students, respecting culture and disability, and assist in their personal development by:

encouraging positive attitudes and good behaviour

helping to develop good relationships with staff and peers

promoting high self esteem

developing good organisational skills

furthering their development as learners

To build and maintain successful relationships with students by:

developing an understanding of their difficulties and needs

giving pastoral and mentoring support

To work collaboratively with colleagues and liaise with:
Form Tutors, subject staff, Director of Personalised Learning, Personalised

Learning Team Members

outside agencies, SALT, Educational Psychologist, etc

parents and carers

Full information in the attachment.

About you

Complete application form and cover letter to Sharon Jarrett, Headteacher, available on website.

Send application to [email protected]

Address: Amersham School, Stanley Hill, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP7 9HH

Phone: 01494 726562

Email: [email protected]

Agencies – Amersham School’s terms and conditions are that should you put a candidate forward after the first publication of a vacancy, the School will be liable for an introductory fee of no more than 10% of salary with reducing clawback over the first term, regardless of your terms and conditions.

Closing date: 17th August 2021

Amersham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and to uphold the school’s policy in respect of child protection matters.

About the Company

Company: Buckinghamshire Council –

Company Location:  Amersham

Estimated Salary:

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