Supply Teaching Assistant - Primary School

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Supply Teaching Assistant - Primary School

St Christopher's School, Bahrain.
Full Time, Part Time
27th June 2022
Start Date
To be confirmed
9th August 2022 12:00 AM
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  • Contract type: Temporary
  • NQTs Considered: Yes
  • Job ID: 1253130

St Christopher’s is a thriving school with an internationally distinguished reputation. Starting from modest beginnings in 1961 in a villa, it now offers an exceptional education to over 2,300 children and young adults, aged three to 18, from around 70 nations. Our dedicated staff of almost 400 people ensure that every day is a special day for the pupils at St Christopher’s. 

 We are looking for hard working, enthusiastic individuals who love working with children to join our supply list of Primary School Teaching Assistants, at our Saar Campus. The supply teaching assistants’ core purpose is to support the learning of children at all times and to ensure the work of the class teacher is fully supported, in the absence of the ‘regular’ teaching assistant. Duties will include the management of classroom organisation and resources. Teamwork, positivity and a ‘can-do approach’ are integral to this position. Also fundamental to the role are professionalism and the highest level of confidentiality.

 Please note: there are no guaranteed hours for supply work and the demand will vary across each year group. Supply staff are required when a permanent member of staff is off eg when a staff member is unwell and therefore we will often need supply staff at very short notice.

Applicants must be able to read, write and speak English to a very high standard.

Start Date: September 2022

Location: Saar Campus 

Hours: 07:30-14:30

Interviews and Training will take place in August and September 2022, when School resumes after the summer break.

Please note the following BEFORE you submit an application at St Christopher’s:

  • We require that applicants are already resident in Bahrain at the time of appointment. 
  • Bahraini nationals must not be registered as owning any businesses or hold any company sponsorships.
  • Non-Bahraini nationals must have a dependent visa through their spouse’s employer and your spouse must be registered with the LMRA. 

How to Apply

Please click the Apply Now button to submit your application, supporting statement and CV.  

 Closing date: Friday 30th September 2022

 It is our policy to obtain two references prior to candidates being short-listed for interview

 We reserve the right to appoint before the closing date. 

 Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Safeguarding Statement:

St Christopher's School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our care. We follow safe recruitment practices and appointments are subject to vetting including reference checks, identity and criminal record checks, social media and qualification checks
St Christopher's School, Bahrain.

St Christopher's School, Bahrain.