Graduate Teaching Assistant, Manchester

Closing date:

St Matthew's RC High SchoolManchester

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Level 1, Grade 1-2, points 1A-3 (pro rata of full time equivalent salary of £17,711 - £18,065) Actual salary approx. £12,744 - £12,999
Contract term: Fixed Term

Graduate Teaching Assistants x 7

September 2019 Start - fixed term for one year, term time only plus 5 days, 30 hours per week

Level 1, Grade 1-2, points 1A-3

(pro rata of full time equivalent salary £17,364 - £18,065)

Actual salary approximately £12,744 - £12,999

(the salary takes account of reduced hours of 30 hours per week, term time only + 5 days)

St Matthew’s RC High School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible and self-motivated Teaching Assistant Level 1 to join their dedicated friendly and welcoming staff team. 

We are looking for someone with a positive outlook, keen initiative and who is good at working as a member of a team. Excellent numeracy and literacy skills are essential, as well as good communication skills and the ability to relate to people.

We can offer you:

• A strong management team 

• A supportive and friendly environment 

• Professional development opportunities

The successful candidate will have:  

• good literacy, numeracy and IT skills

• good communication skills and a commitment to equal opportunities 

• enthusiasm for supporting children with a range of special educational needs  

• a commitment to support the Catholic ethos of the school

• a commitment to achieving high standards

St Matthew's is committed to safeguarding and protecting the wellbeing of children and young people and expects all staff to share their commitment. An enhanced DBS is required for all successful applicants.  

Full details of this post and an application form can found on our website: or please contact Anna Espley, PA to Headteacher by email:   

Closing date: Friday 21 June 2019, at 9.00 a.m. 

Interviews: w/c Monday 24 June 2019 

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More about St Matthew's RC High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Nuthurst Road, Moston, Manchester, Lancashire, M40 0EW, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 161 6816178
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St Matthew’s RC High School is a large 11-16 voluntary aided Catholic comprehensive school in North Manchester with an intake of 240 pupils each year.

We are proud to be a Catholic school and we place at the centre of all we do the Person of Christ ...