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Teaching Assistant

St Christopher's School, Bahrain.
Full Time
29th June 2022
Start Date
28th August 2022
10th August 2022 12:00 PM
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Start date
28th August 2022
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • NQTs Considered: Yes
  • Job ID: 1253905

We are recruiting for Teaching Assistants to work within our Infant and Junior Schools, under the direction of the class teacher. The 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. Duties will also include playground duties and 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. There are positions available in Early Years, KS1 and KS2, however please note our talented Teaching Assistants move classes and year groups when we review our staffing annually and so an ability to support children from Nursery to Year 6 is required. 

Before submitting an application please read the Job Description which outlines the role, duties and responsibilities of the job. Applicants must be able to read, write and speak English to a very high standard. Please do not apply if you have applied recently.

Start Date: 28 August 2022

Location: Saar Campus 

Hours: 07:30-14:45, Sunday-Thursday

Contract Type: Local hire, term time only (including staff induction week and training days throughout the year).

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

For our support staff vacancies, 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. 
  • In order to satisfy Ministry of Education requirements we will need a copy of your educational certificates(s) - e.g. School Leavers Certificate: GCSE Certificate(s); A-level Certificate(s); Degree Certificate, with your School Leavers Certificate being the minimum that we can accept.

How to Apply

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

Closing date: 16th August 2022

 It is our policy to obtain two professional references.

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.