Teaching Assistant (TA - LEVEL 2) Temporary

Grade D SCP 7–10 SCP: £16,819 - £17,858 (Pro-rata amount) per annum


Temporary Contract - Hours of Work: 36 hours per week, Term Time Only


We are looking to appoint to the position of a teaching assistant. The role is varied and the successful candidate will support students in with all aspects around their barriers to learning working at times within in the ASPIRE Centre, delivering individual and small group academic and pastoral programmes and providing additional support within the classroom environment.

Demonstrating the ability to form and maintain strong positive relationships with students with a wide range of needs is essential to the role. Previous experience of working within a school environment and supporting students is important. A willingness to be flexible in your approach and the ability to carry out all duties in line with school expectations is essential.

All staff are expected to act as effective role models and be prepared to demonstrate the school’s Core Values and be able to support students in an appropriate and professional manner.

This post required an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)


Application forms are to be completed and returned to the school:

FAO: Mrs Thirza Partovnia, Rayner Stephens High School, Yew Tree Lane, Dukinfield, Cheshire. SK16 5BL

Or alternatively:


Closing date for applications: 21st January 2022

Interviews to take place: 24th January 2022

Closing Date: 21 January 2022, 1.15pm

Interview Date: 24 January 2022


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