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Teaching Assistant Level 1

Stretford High SchoolTrafford

Teaching Assistants Level 1 (Fixed term Sept 21 – August 22)

Required to start as soon as possible 

Band 1 (£17,842 to £18,562) pro rata

(actual salary £15,278)

To work 5 days per week, term time plus 1 weeks (i.e. 39 weeks)


Stretford High School is “a safe and caring place.  Teachers know pupils well.  Staff have high expectations of what pupils can achieve.  Staff expect pupils to live by the school’s values ‘morning, noon and night’.  Pupils behave very well in lessons and they display good manners.”  Ofsted 2019


A GCSE or equivalent qualification in English and Maths is essential for all TA posts

We are looking to appoint teaching assistants to support pupils within the SEND department to ensure that every child succeeds. 


Promoting self-esteem, encouraging pupils to act independently and supporting academic and personal development are all vital to this role.


Successful candidates will need to have high expectations of all pupils’ attainment and behaviour, be enthusiastic about students’ learning, determined to get the best out of each student and be willing to immerse themselves in all aspects of school life.


Candidates must be available to work Monday to Friday, 8.15 am to 4.00 pm (36.25 hours per week)


To Apply:


The preferred method of application is electronically via e-mail to hr@stretfordhigh.com 


All applications must be made using Stretford High School’s Support Staff application form. CV’s will not be accepted.


The job description and application form are available on the School’s website:  www.stretfordhigh.com. 


Informal enquiries about the post can be made to Jessica Craney, HR Officer. 


Deadline for applications is: 3pm Wednesday 22nd September 2021 


Interviews will be held: Wednesday 29th September 2021



Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought, along with other relevant pre-employment checks, for the successful applicant.



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