Teaching Assistant, Sefton

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Formby High SchoolSefton
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Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: NJC Scalepoint 5 (pro rata)
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Who are we?

Formby High School is an 'Outstanding' (Ofsted, 2008) and heavily oversubscribed 11-18 mixed comprehensive academy with over 1,150 students (including over 270 in the Sixth Form). The school’s mission statement “Determined to Achieve" is the central focus of all our work. The school employs over 115 dedicated and highly effective teaching and support staff who work closely with parents to achieve the best possible outcomes for our students. 

Where are we?

Based in the beautiful coastal town of Formby, about 15 miles north of Liverpool, with good road links (M57/M58) and within 5 minutes walk from Formby and Freshfield train stations, we want to attract the very best teaching and support staff to our school. 

We are looking for four Teaching Assistants who are: 

  • enthusiastic and organised
  • able to relate to and engage with young people with  Special Educational Needs  
  • a team player
  • willing to be part of the wider school community

We can offer:

  • an extensive campus located in leafy suburbs close to Formby Village, the National Trust Red Squirrel Reserve and the Sefton coast
  • very welcoming and supportive staff and Senior Leadership Team
  • students who are engaged, motivated and very well-behaved
  • an excellent CPD programme
  • free tea and coffee in the staff room and a 'free lunch' scheme 
  • a staff well-being programme, including free health checks, massages and occupational health
  • excellent transport links from Liverpool, Preston and Manchester

How to apply:

  • Apply by using the TES application process 
  • For further information please contact Lisa Kelly, HR Officer on 01704 873100 (option 5) or email l.kelly@formbyhighschool.com
  • All applications must be received by 9:00am on 24 June 2019

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