Fixed term to 31st August 2018

26 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Grade 4 - £16,491 - £17,772 per year (£9,954 - £10,727 pro rata)

We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to support SEN students within a mainstream classroom environment. This post is temporary for the 2017/2018 academic year in the first instance. The post holder will be required to work with students with complex social and communication needs. As a team player, you will have relevant and recent experience which will support students to achieve their potential.

Candidates with a background in SEN or who have experience of working with students in KS2 are encouraged to apply. 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. S Yates, Headteacher on 01244 371475.

Please apply using the formal application form which may be downloaded from the Cheshire West and Chester Council website or from the School website and a covering letter. Please note that CVs will not be accepted. Completed application forms should be returned to Tegan Whiteside, HR Administrator or by email 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:  Wednesday 5th July 2017 - NOON

Please note that interviews for this post will take place on Monday 10th July 2017

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Application Closing Date

Wednesday 5th July 2017