Pre-Prep Teaching Assistant - 1:1 Support

Boys (2- 13)
Girls (2- 13)

Gresham's Pre-Prep School is a happy, ambitious and thriving environment for our children to learn in. We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Teaching Assistant providing 1:1 support, to join the team from September 2020.

At Gresham’s we recognise that every child has different strengths and talents and we pride ourselves on recruiting staff who can bring out each child’s true potential. The Pre-Prep School is a happy and ambitious learning community which, although closely linked to the Prep School, has its own identity and character.

We are currently looking to recruit a caring, supportive and enthusiastic individual into our small dedicated team within the Pre-Prep School as a Teaching Assistant. The role involves providing 1:1 support for a 3 year old boy with Fragile X Syndrome. The successful candidate will be expected to work extremely closely with Teachers, the Learning Enrichment Lead and outside professionals to support the child overcome barriers to learning and to fully enjoy their experience at school.

The successful candidate must be able to work as part of a small team, be attentive to the child’s individual, pastoral and academic needs and possess the ability to communicate confidently with colleagues, parents and other visitors in a friendly and efficient manner.

The Pre-Prep prides itself on providing a forward looking and exciting education which focuses on long term aims and puts the happiness and well-being of its pupils at the centre of all it does.

To apply for the role, please visit our website where you will find an application form. Our HR team can also be reached by telephone on 01263 714623 or by email to

Closing Date: Sunday 31st May 2020

Interviews: W/C 8th June 2020

Please note: we reserve the right to appoint to the role up to and including 8th June 2020

Should you have any questions regarding this role please email

Gresham’s are proud of its exemplary approach to the safeguarding of our children and conduct a robust recruitment process. Applicants are expected to engage fully with the requirements of this process. An offer to join the School is made subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check along with clearance on all other relevant safeguarding and child protection requirements

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Further Information


Job Details

  • Location: Norfolk
  • Term: Part-time
  • Closing Date: 31 May 2020
  • Salary: £11,303


School Details

  • Founded: 1555
  • Religion: Christian
  • Boys' Boarding: 20 (2- 13)
  • Girls' Boarding: 22 (2- 13)
  • Total Pupils: 226