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Advanced Level Teaching Assistant
  • Employer: Knowsley Schools
  • Reference: External
  • Published: Wed 28/09/2022, 16:45 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 12/10/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 32.5 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,000 - £24,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: KIRKBY HIGH SCHOOL, Merseyside

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Advanced Level Teaching Assistant

Kirkby High School

Bracknell Avenue, Southdene, Kirkby

Merseyside, L32 9PP


Social Emotional & Mental Health and Communication & Interaction

32.5 hours per week (8.30am-3.30pm), term time only

NJC Grade F, SCP points 12-17

£22,571 - £24,920 pro rata (actual salary £16,849 - £18,618)

We are seeking an Advanced Level Teaching Assistant to join a successful and established Inclusion Faculty.  The postholder will work with individuals and small groups who have specific educational needs.  Experience with secondary pupils preferred but not essential as training will be provided. 
A Teaching Assistant Level 3 qualification is desirable and a Level 2 in English and Maths or equivalent is essential. 

We have very high expectations of all staff and for the right person this is a superb opportunity to develop skills through bespoke CPD provision and opportunities. You will be working in a modern, well-resourced, supportive environment, which has excellent facilities.

We are delighted to share that following our recent Ofsted inspection (July 2022) the school has been awarded an overall judgement of 'Good'.

Kirkby High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and adheres to the Equality Act 2010. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment; any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of an enhanced DBS disclosure.  To comply with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 all prospective employees will be required to supply evidence of eligibility to work in the UK.

Further details and an application form can be downloaded from our website or

contact Jo Barrett, PA to Headteacher on 0151 477 8710 or

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Wednesday 12th October 2022