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Graduate Teaching Assistant Level 1

Education - School

Teaching Assistant

St Patrick's RC High, Eccles

St Patrick's RC High School
56 New Lane
Eccles, M30 7JJ

Graduate Teaching Assistant Level 1
Working Hours: 30 hrs per week term time only
Grade: 1B £11,891 - £12,263
Contract Type: Fixed Term until 31st August 2019

The Governors of this outstanding secondary school are seeking to appoint a Graduate Teaching Assistant to join their excellent team in February 2019.

Our outstanding school community is guided by the Gospel values of: love, forgiveness, reconciliation, justice, integrity, humility and truth. Faith and worship are lived, taught and celebrated. We recognise the importance of service to others and the opportunity to be witnesses to Christ in our community. All are unique and strive for personal growth. We celebrate the pursuit of academic excellence, applaud ambition and value the achievements of all. Our pupils are expected to achieve their best and use their learning to make a difference in the world they live in.

We are seeking to appoint a Graduate Teaching Assistants for this high performing 11-16 Teaching School. Duties will include providing support to classroom based teachers, working with pupils on an individual and small group basis to help with their learning. Lesson cover may also be required after training in this area. The candidate must be a recent graduate looking to gain school experience with the view to becoming a teacher in the future.

The position offers the opportunity to join the staff of an outstanding school, gaining valuable experience in a supportive, passionate and hardworking team.

The successful candidate will:
• Have a love for education and learning
• Have high regard for their learning environment and resources
• Aspire to be a talented, dynamic and an ambitious teacher in the future
• Have the desire to inspire, engage and enthuse students
• Engage with professional development opportunities, training sessions and CPD to help you develop your skills and knowledge. 

Completed applications should be submitted to Victoria Lynch ( ) before 12.00 on Friday 18th January. Successful candidates will be notified on or before 21st January whether they are invited to interview on the morning of Thursday 24th January.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to a fully enhanced DBS check. 

Application Form - St Patrick's - Support Staff.doc
Job Description.doc
Person Specification.docx

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working hours

term time part time

application deadline

12 00 pm

18th Jan 2019

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