SEND - Teaching Assistant, Stretford, Manchester

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Lostock CollegeStretford, Manchester

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Band 3 Scale 17 - 21 (£18,672 - 20,541) pro rata
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

SEND – Teaching Assistant Level 2 

Location: Lostock College 

Salary: Band 3   Scale 17 – 21 (£18,672 - £20,541) pro rata 

Working Pattern: Term Time 38 + 1 weeks 

Working Hours: 8.00 – 16.00 (45 minutes for Lunch) 

Contract Type: Temporary until the end of this academic year initially with the potential to be made permanent subject to funding.

Job Type: Education School Based 

Closing Date: Monday 25th February 2019 at 9am

Interview Date: Monday 4th March 2019

There has never been a better time to join Lostock College, as we are an expanding Secondary School with an increasing number of students on roll.  We are gaining a reputation for excellence in education and have become a first choice school for parents in the local area. We want all of our students to achieve their potential and we make sure that there are no limitations or barriers to reaching the highest possible standards of academic, social and personal development.  

We have a hugely talented and committed staff team to make sure that our curriculum, guidance, care and support meets the different needs of every young person, and we pride ourselves on having high expectations. Our students are well organised, supportive of each other and personally ambitious.  

We wish to appoint an outstanding Teaching Assistant with the potential to further develop our highly successful and highly regarded SEND department.   

We are seeking to recruit aTeaching Assistant to join our SEND Base or Small Learning Community providing support for students with special educational needs throughout their curriculum experience.  You will be a designated Teaching Assistant working at Key Stage 3 with a number of our students within specialised curriculum provision and you will support students in the classroom.  

We will be looking for commitment to improving life chances for young people, as well as commitment to your own professional development. Our school is a lively and exciting place to work. We truly live by our motto of Inspire, Transform, Succeed.  

You will be well supported by the SEND and Learner Services Teams who are focused on teaching and learning, and by a comprehensive programme of induction and training to ensure your individual needs are met.   

We are totally dedicated to providing the very best opportunities for our students to ensure that we inspire confidence, transform learning and succeed to compete with the best. If you think Lostock College is the right school for you, please visit our website to download an application form or contact us via  

The closing date will be 9am on Monday 25th February 2019 and interviews will take place Monday 4th March 2019.  

All applications to be returned to  

Lostock College is the only Church of England Affiliated School in Trafford and is a key partner in the Alliance for Learning Teaching School (lead by Altrincham Grammar School for Girls).   

Lostock College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and the successful appointment will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the Criminal Records Bureau.  

Address: Selby Road, Stretford, Manchester M32 9PL 



Telephone: 0161 8645700

More about Lostock College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Selby Road, Stretford, Manchester, Lancashire, M32 9PL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 161 864 5700
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