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GOOD Catholic Primary School require a general TA in Year 5

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Level 2 TA status is required, candidates with relevant degrees are welcome to apply as well

GOOD Ofsted School in the heart of Blackburn with Darwen

Level 2 TA status is required, candidates with relevant degrees are welcome to apply as well

Teaching Personnel are looking to fill an open vacancy at a Catholic School in the heart of Blackburn. The school has recently been graded as GOOD by Ofsted and the Head teacher is striving for OUTSTANDING. She is therefore looking to surround herself by practitioners who are committed and enthusiastic about raising standards in her school and improving behaviour.

This particular role will be to start, full time from next week (2nd October 2017). The role will be to support the class teacher and the children in the Year 5 class with core and foundation subjects. The Head teacher has commented that a strong and bright TA will be required to work with these children in Year 5. There are a number of children from challenging backgrounds with a variety of social and educational needs. It is not a requirement, but the Head teacher has mentioned that an individual who has worked in an inner city primary setting would be preferred.

The school is in the heart of Blackburn and the role is for a full time Year 5 teaching assistant. The school can be accessed by bus, train and car with good links to the city centre and the M65. This is a really good opportunity looking for a new challenge, or someone who is keen to undertake their first teaching assistant role.

If you are interested in the above role and would be keen to apply, then please do not hesitate to contact me on 01772 842155 or email me on

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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