Job VacancieS

2 posts - 1:1 Teaching Assistants (Level 2)

Grade 3 (SCP 10-15) – Temporary until 31st August 2019

Required ASAP

Closing Date: 28th October 2018



Post 1:

Grade 3 - £7,654 - £8,203 per annum. £8.74 - £9.36 per hour

 20 hours per week, term time plus 1 week working 39 weeks per year

 Working hours: 8.45am to 1.15pm



Post 2:

 Grade 3 - £8,420 - £9,024 per annum. £8.74 - £9.36 per hour

 22 hours per week, term time plus 1 week working 39 weeks per year

 Working hours: 8.45am – 2.15pm - 1 hour lunch break


 Both posts temporary to 31 August 2019


The Governors wish to appoint two enthusiastic, motivated Level 2 Teaching Assistants to provide one to one support to individual children during the school day and over lunch. The successful candidate must be willing to build constructive, supportive relationships with pupils, teachers and carers.


The successful candidate will:


-  Want to make a difference to children’s lives

-  Support and cater for the needs of each individual child

-  Have an understanding of the needs of children

-  Follow Individual Education / Behaviour plans

-  Provide support for the class teacher and children

-  Work closely with staff, parents and outside agencies


Essential Qualifications:


-  Level 2 or equivalent qualification

-  Literacy and numeracy qualifications


Essential Experience:


-  Experience of working with or caring for children

-  Experience of working in a relevant classroom/service environment

-  Experience of supporting pupils with special needs


Further information and applications can be found at


This post is subject to Enhanced Disclosure Procedures and a Children’s Barred List check.

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Worsley Mesnes Drive, Wigan, Lancashire WN3 5AN

01942 204091