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Teaching Assistant Level 2
  • Employer: Wirral School
  • Reference: SCH/21/157948
  • Published: Wed 07/07/2021, 10:55 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 23/07/2021, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.00 hours hours per week, 39 weeks per year
  • Salary: £17,017 to £17,358
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: The Observatory School, Merseyside

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Teaching Assistant Level 2

The Governing Body of this expanding school are looking to appoint well qualified, highly motivated, enthusiastic and innovative Teaching Assistants who will have a significant impact on learning and who are committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for pupils with social, emotional and mental health difficulties.

The persons appointed will be required to be flexible around the needs of the school. Some of these posts are to work one to one with some of our most vulnerable learners and some are as a result of opening new base classrooms.

You will:

Be able to support teaching and learning across KS2, 3 and 4 in more than one subject
Be a committed Teaching Assistant and work in line with the schools new behaviour regulation system
Be able to modify challenging behaviour in a firm but supportive manner
Be child centred
Be flexible with a good sense of humour

As The Observatory School grows we are creating a team which has high expectations and sets high standards for both pupils and colleagues. If you believe that you fit this description we would like to hear from you.

Application forms are available online at and also from the school office. For further details please contact the school on 0151 652 7093.

Completed application forms and supporting letter (no longer than 2 x A4 sides) detailing your knowledge, skills and experience should be submitted via email to Paula Evans, School Business Manager at no later than 1500 hours on 23rd July 2021.

The school is an Equal Opportunities Employer and positively welcomes applications from all individuals regardless of their sex, gender identity, creed, marital status, race, age, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

The Observatory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check before taking up the post.

Closing Date: 12 Noon - 23/07/2021
Shortlisting Date: w/c 26/07/21
Interview Date: TBC after shortlist