EYFS/KS1 Teaching Assistant and Library Supervisor – Required Immediately

Closing date: 13 Sep 2019

Sydenham High Prep School is seeking to appoint a dynamic, energetic and well-qualified teaching assistant to play a complementary role in the learning and acquisition of skills of its pupils.

The successful candidate will be passionate about literacy and reading promotion, supporting the academic and pastoral development of our pupils and show a commitment to supporting the wider life of the school, including our vibrant co-curricular programme.

In return, as part of the GDST, the leading group of independent girls’ schools in the UK, we can offer a well-resourced school with excellent facilities and excellent career development opportunities.


Why Sydenham High School

Sydenham High School, established in 1887, is an independent day school for girls from 4-18 with approximately 640 pupils. The school is part of The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the largest independent school group in the UK. It is at the forefront of education for girls and a strong voice in promoting opportunities for young women.


To apply, click on the link for the application form and return the completed form to . For a job description, click on the link for job description below.

For more information, please contact or the School Office on 0208 557 7000.

Applications should be received by 12 noon on Friday 13 September 2019 with interviews scheduled to take place immediately.

References for shortlisted candidates will be taken before interview.  


GDST are committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post.