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Welfare Assistant

Thames Primary AcademyBlackpool

Job Title:     Welfare Assistant

Reporting to (job title):     Supervisor

Hours of work:     7.08 hours per week, Term Time Only

Location:     Thames Primary Academy and Nursery

Grade:      A   / SCP 2    £18,198 / annum FTE (£2911 / annum pro rata)

We are looking for a permanent Welfare Assistant with the relevant skills, knowledge and experience, who wants to join and compliment our enthusiastic, passionate and dedicated welfare team,  from the 1st November 2021.

We are very privileged and proud to work with our children, their families and the local community; they deserve everything that we can give them! The team at Thames is committed to offering high quality welfare care for our children and extensive support and guidance for our parents and families. Our children are firmly at the heart of everything we do and we continually strive to do the best for them. 

Governors are looking to appoint a candidate who supports our values and has a desire to join our dedicated and supportive team at Thames. 

 Thames Primary Academy and Nursery is part of the Achievement Through Collaboration ATC Multi Academy Trust. This offers candidates an opportunity to be part of a larger support network of professionals and access to a  wealth of exciting professional development and training opportunities. 

I would warmly encourage you to take a look at our website at and our  ‘Taste of Thames’ video which will give you a real flavour of life at Thames. 


Read the job description and person specification carefully.

Complete the application form online.

Ensure your supporting letter is concise (no more than 2 sides of A4 font size 12) and relates to the person specification.

If you would like to visit the school prior to applying then please contact the school office 01253 341466

Closing date for applications: 12 noon Monday 18th October 2021

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview on Thursday 21st October 2021


We really look forward to meeting you and receiving your application.

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