SEND - Teaching Assistant, Stretford, Manchester

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Lostock CollegeStretford, Manchester

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Band 3 Scale 17 - 21 (£17,772 - £20,138) pro rata
Contract term: Temporary

SEND – Teaching Assistant Level 2 (2 Vacancies) 

Location: Lostock College 

Salary: Band 3   Scale 17 – 21 (£17,772 - £20,138) pro rata 

Working Pattern: Term Time 38 + 1 weeks 

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

Contract Type: Temporary – 12 months initially  

Job Type: Education School Based 

Closing Date: Friday 29th June at 9am 

Interview Date: w/c 2nd July 

Job Start: September 2018  

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 two outstanding Teaching Assistants with the potential to further develop our highly successful and highly regarded SEND department.   

We are seeking to recruit Teaching Assistants 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 Friday 29th June and interviews will take place w/c 2nd July 2018.  

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

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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
Telephone: +44 161 864 5700
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