Teaching Assistant, Lancaster

Closing date:

Ripley St Thomas Church of England AcademyLancaster
Date posted:
Start date: 7 January 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Actual starting salary £7712
Contract term: Temporary

We have 2 part-time Teaching Assistant posts on offer.  Each post is for 18.5 hrs per week and they are being offered as a combination of two roles: 5 hrs at Teaching Assistant Level 2a and 13.5 hrs at Teaching Assistant Level 2b.  The only difference between the two posts are the days and times to be worked.

Please see the job descriptions for further information.  

We can offer: 

  • A school with a distinctive Christian mission, ethos and strong traditions, dating back to 1864 
  • The opportunity to work in a school graded as outstanding in all areas by both Ofsted and SIAMS (Church school inspection) 
  • A highly achieving 11-18 school with consistently excellent results at GCSE and A Level 
  • Fantastic pupils who are hardworking, enthusiastic and impeccably behaved 
  • Supportive and aspirational parents  
  • A dedicated, enthusiastic and highly professional staff team 
  • A professional working environment in which all staff are valued, listened to and able to fully use their gifts and talents.  
  • Excellent teaching resources and facilities, from the Grade 2* listed Chapel to brand new buildings and facilities 
  • Extra-curricular sporting facilities for staff including fully equipped gym, swimming pool and running track 

Closing date: midday on Friday 14 December 2018   

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. In line with our safeguarding policies we are unable to accept CVs.   

Along with your application form, please also provide a letter (of no more than 2 sides, using Tahoma 11 font) outlining your experience relative to the job description and explaining what you will bring to the role.  Please specify on the application form whether you are applying for Teaching Assistant Post 1, Teaching Assistant Post 2, or, if you have no preference, Teaching Assistant  Post 1 or 2

Job location

More about Ripley St Thomas Church of England Academy
Address: Ashton Road, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 4RS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1524 64496