Training Has a minimum of 2 years relevant experience
Teaching qualification/ experience
  • Able to organize workload
  • Able to communicate effectively with students, parents and other staff
  • Able to motivate and encourage students
  • Able to use photo-copier, computer, video and digital camera
  • Actively enjoys working with students and has empathy to their needs
  • Professionally discreet and able to respect confidentiality
  • Flexible approach to tasks Firm, sensitive and effective approach towards students discipline
  • Able to work as part of a team Patient and resilient
  • High sense of personal hygiene Punctual
  • Displays a positive attitude
Committed to letting children try to do it themselves to gain independence.

Reporting to the teacher and principal

  • Contribute to the preparation of teaching resources/materials.
  • Supports the cleanliness of the classrooms and the bathrooms in conjunction with the cleaner.
  • Maintain a safe environment for students, staff and visitors to the school
  • Ensures the nappies and toileting schedule is adhered to and that hygiene and dignity is maintained at all times.
  • Supporting the feeding of children in the class and checking the children are sent home with the items they brought with them.
  • Ensuring the children go home with a clean face and clean clothes. Inform the teacher if the parents need to purchase additional nappies, wipes, cream or bring spare clean clothes.
  • Use the extensive space available to the nursery and ensure the children are not bored by being confined to one area for too long.
  • Prepare classroom as directed for lessons and clear up afterwards. Safely manage the learning activities, the teaching space and resources.
  • Assist in the display of students’ weekly work ensuring the work is displayed by Thursday afternoon and everything is sent home on a Thursday with the child including work from the previous week, any notices and the student’s weekly report.
  • Communicate and demonstrate kindness and sensitivity with students to support their learning.
  • Encourage good behaviour as per policy and procedures.
  • Have high expectations for students and promote their self esteem.
  • Respect students’ cultural, religious and ethnic backgrounds
  • Be committed to raising the educational achievement of students
  • Work with individuals or small groups under the supervision of the teacher
  • Supervise students on school trips
  • Never to leave the children unsupervised.
  • Prepare all planned activities required for the teacher
  • Help preparing class lists
  • Record keeping and filing
  • Produce classroom displays
  • Support stock taking
  • Support to staff on work experience placements at the school
  • Maintain attendance figures
  • Provide feedback to students and the teacher
  • Attend and participate in relevant meetings as required

  • Support teachers in evaluating students’ progress
  • Monitor student’s responses to learning and provide feedback
  • Help the teacher maintain the student profile and evidences.
  • Any other duties as directed by the Teacher / Principal.