Supply Teaching Assistant

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Supply Teaching Assistant

Job advert


We are looking for Supply Teaching Assistants to support teachers in the provision of a positive learning environment in the school on an ad hoc basis, when cover is required. You will be called at short notice to work anything from the odd day to week blocks.


Teaching Assistants are required to set a good example to the pupils, through their presentation, personal and professional conduct.

Key Tasks and Duties

  • To work under the direction of class teachers, or other senior members of staff, with individual children and groups of children in all subject areas.
  • To maintain a positive relationship with children, parents and colleagues.
  • To ensure the good behaviour of the children in your care, develop positive attitudes; encourage self-discipline and foster self-esteem.
  • To supervise pupils during the lunchtime period and breaks.
  • To supervise the drop-off time for children travelling by private car.
  • To promote a positive image of Kellett School in the immediate and wider community.
  • To maintain confidentiality on all matters relating to pupils, staff, school management and parents.
  • To record observations of children’s behaviour and progress as directed by the class teacher.
  • To comply with health and safety arrangements and draw to the attention of the Health & Safety Co-ordinator any deficiencies or risks.
  • To assist with the supervision of pupils on their arrival/departure and during school times.
  • To accompany children off the school premises as directed by class teachers, but usually in the presence of a teacher. With prior arrangement, to assist with residential visits.
  • To assist in the maintenance of resources and equipment.
  • To use Kellett School resources judiciously.
  • To help children with personal cleanliness and clean up “spoiled areas”.


Flexibility is a requirement of supply


Excellent spoken and written English

Good computer/technical skills

Ability to develop positive cooperative relationships with others

Ability to work independently

Ability to communicate effectively with staff, parents, pupils and the wider community

Application Process:

Please complete our on line application form
Candidates without an application form will not be considered.

Applicants must have the right to work in Hong Kong


Please note that offers of employment are subject to confirmation of visa status in Hong Kong and satisfactory references. Prospective employees will be required to apply for a Sexual Convictions Record Check (SCRC) through the Hong Kong Police Force.

Your personal data is being collected for human resources purposes, including assessing your suitability for the post for which you are applying. The data will be used by the School and the Board of Governors. If you wish to access any personal data held by the School, please contact the HR Manager. If your application is unsuccessful the personal data you supply will be retained for one year, at the end of which time it will be destroyed.
Kellett School is an equal opportunity employer and as such treats all job applicants and staff with equal respect free from unjustifiable discrimination.
Kellett School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.