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Teaching Assistant

Wincham Community Primary School and Nursery
£23,836 - £26,999 pro rata
Wincham Community Primary School
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
19.45 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
10/10/2019 at 09:00 AM
Wincham Community Primary School and Nursery

Vacancy - Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) AAAD5023 Grade 7  - 19.45 hours per week, Maternity Cover  term time only

Salary: £23,836 - £26,999 pro rata

The Governors of Wincham Community Primary School are excited to appoint an inclusive and caring Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join the team. Our school needs an outstanding practitioner to cover PPA and to support in lower Key Stage 2 on Tuesdays & Wednesdays 8.30-4.30 and Thursday mornings 8.30-1.15.  The starting date is Tuesday 5th of November, with an anticipated finish date of Thursday 16th of July.

The PPA cover role will require some collaboration with the class teachers, but a degree of personal planning will also be required.

Candidates must also be able to work as part of a team, have a good sense of humour and create an environment that promotes excellence and learning.

Our pupils are friendly, well-behaved and eager to learn. We have a hardworking team of teachers and support staff. Our governors are active and supportive. We highly value professional development and will offer training and support for the successful candidate.

Visits to the school are strongly recommended. Please phone the school office to take part in a walk round on either Thursday 3rd October at 4.30 p.m. or Tuesday 8th October at 4.30 p.m.

Application deadline: 9am, Thursday 10th October. Completed application forms and accompanying letters should be emailed to  

Shortlisting: Thursday 10th October.

Interviews and tasks:  Tuesday 15th October

Our school community places the highest priority on keeping our children safe. Applicants for all posts will be subject to stringent vetting and induction processes. The holder of this post will be required to work with children under the age of 18 in a position of trust, and is, therefore, exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and will be required to sign a Declaration of Disqualification form.

Cheshire West and Chester is committed to Equal Opportunities in Employment.

M Boot


How to apply

Thank you for your interest in our job vacancy. Please complete the application as fully as possible and explain any gaps in your employment history. We would like to understand more about how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the job description and person specification for the role.

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