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Teaching Assistant Level 1

Education - School

Teaching Assistant

Leigh Central Primary

Leigh Central Primary School

Windermere Road




Grade 2 - £7,295 - £7,522 per annum. £8.54 - £8.81 per hour


20 hours per week, term time working 38 weeks per year (4 hours a day)


Temporary to 31 March 2020


Required as soon as possible


The Governors are seeking to appoint a highly skilled, dedicated and effective Teaching Assistant Level 1 to be based across Key Stage 2.


The successful applicant will be part of the Key Stage 2 team and as such will work alongside teachers to prepare lesson resources, change reading books and hear individual readers, prepare displays, practice spellings and times tables with individuals and provide general administrative support.


The successful candidate will also be required to support teaching staff on playground duty and will be required to provide lunch time supervision.


The successful candidate will:


• be an effective communicator with all members of the school community

• be hard working and highly motivated

• be a good team player who has a positive work ethos


In return we can offer you:


• friendly, hardworking children and staff

• a caring and welcoming school

• a supportive leadership team committed to school improvement

• ongoing professional development, mentoring and coaching


Please submit a completed application form and a short statement in the ‘knowledge and experience section’ of your application, addressing the essential requirements of the person specification.


To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button. No other method of application will be accepted.


To view the details relating to this position, please click the links below:
Job Description and Person Specification.pdf
School DBS Applicant Information.doc
Guidance for Safer Working Practices.pdf
Childcare Disqualification Requirements.pdf
Visions and Aims.pdf


If you require any further information, please contact the school on 01942 673810, email or visit


Interview date: Monday 25 February 2019


This position is subject to Enhanced Disclosure Procedures
The employer is committed to safeguarding


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working hours

term time part time

application deadline

11 59 pm

20th Feb 2019

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