Cheshire West and Chester

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Job vacancy details

Teaching Assistant

Blacon High School
Grade 4
Blacon High School
Working Pattern:
Term Time
27.5 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
17/11/2019 at 23:55 PM
Blacon High School

Teaching Assistant (Support) - JDQ: AAAE 5051

Fixed term in the first instance

27.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Grade 4 - £11,764 - £12,240 Actual salary

We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to support students with SEN to be able to access a mainstream classroom environment. This post is temporary for a year in the first instance. The post holder will be required to work with students who have complex SEN. As a team player, you will have relevant and recent experience which will support students to achieve their potential.


Further information relating to this role can be found in the accompanying job description and person specification and by visiting the School website at For an informal discussion, or to arrange a visit please contact Mrs Rachel Hudson, Headteacher on 01244 371475.


Please apply using the online application form from the Cheshire West and Chester Council website. Please note that CVs will not be accepted. Email application queries to


Blacon High School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be sought for the successful candidate in accordance with Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education legislation.


Closing date for applications: Sunday 17th November 2019 

Please note that interviews for this post will take place on Wednesday 20th November 2019

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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