Teaching Assistant, Widnes, Cheshire

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Wade Deacon High SchoolWidnes, Cheshire
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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: NJC Scale Points 10 – 15 (£15,613 – £17,072) plus SEN Allowance (£1,239)
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We seek to appoint a committed and dynamic Teaching Assistant to work with specific children throughout the whole school. Our teaching and support staff work hard and enthusiastically as one team with the belief that every student can succeed and transform their life chances, achieving more than they dreamt possible. You will be able to enthuse and motivate our students with your passion for the learning, your presence and personality.  

Our school is a supportive and rewarding place to work. We can offer the successful candidate an opportunity to work with highly trained and supportive staff, as well as a whole school commitment to professional development.  A comprehensive programme of CPD supports colleagues at all career stages, and opportunities through both the Teaching School status and the Multi-Academy Trust provide excellent career opportunities for our staff. Colleagues seeking a varied, challenging and rewarding career can find this in the Wade Deacon family.

Wade Deacon High School is the lead school of a cross-phase, cross-regional teaching school alliance, and also the lead school in a growing multi-academy trust; Wade Deacon Trust. With a range of exciting opportunities for aspiring teachers and current educational leaders, we provide the very best support and training to ensure that our staff achieve their goals.  

Wade Deacon High School is friendly, dynamic and innovative. Our last OFSTED described us as “an outstanding school" in every category. We have developed exceptional International links with top schools in Japan, China and India. In 2014 we were shortlisted for both 'Employer of the Year' in the Investors in People Awards, and ‘Excellence in Learning and Development’ in the Personnel Today Awards. We are also accredited as Investors in People ‘Champions’, a prestigious recognition of our commitment to growth and excellence through supporting, recognising and encouraging our staff.  

The successful applicant will have to meet the requirements of our Personnel Recruitment specification and be subject to an enhanced DBS (CRB) check.  

Application form and further details are available via the school website 

https://wadedeacontrust.com/vacancies.html  or  on request by telephoning the school on 0151 423 2721.

Closing Date: 9.00am on Wednesday 1st November 2017

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