Teaching Assistant, Level 2, Tameside

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St Damian's RC Science CollegeTameside
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade D Points 16 - 18 (£18,319 - £18,870) per annum pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent


TA level 2: Grade D Points 16 – 18 (£18.319 - £18,870 pa pro rata)

32 ½ hours per week, Term Time Only

St Damian’s is an oversubscribed Roman Catholic Science College which is committed to the professional development of staff and promoting the welfare of children. In November 2017 we were judged by Ofsted to be Outstanding and we consistently produce at least good outcomes for our great children. “The school is moving forward and is well on its way to being a beacon of excellence for pupils who have special educational needs (SEN) and/or disabilities”.  [Ofsted]     

We are seeking a well qualified, enthusiastic and committed Teaching Assistant. This post is to support pupils with specific needs within a classroom environment which may also include some group and individual work.  Qualifications and/or experience in specific learning difficulties would be an advantage, but not essential.

You will be required for 32 ½ hours each week, term time only Monday to Friday.  St Damian’s is widely recognised for the quality of care it provides for all pupils and the professional opportunities afforded to all colleagues.  “The school’s work to promote pupils’ personal development and welfare is outstanding”. [Ofsted]

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and the successful completion of a six months probationary period.   Application forms can be downloaded, and further details are available from our website www.stdamians.co.uk.  and on the Greater Jobs website: https://greater.jobs/

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Friday 25th October 2019 

Interviews will take place on Thursday 7th November 2019.

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