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Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Work at an excellent secondary school close to the town centre which is the school of choice for staff, pupils and parents in the catchment area! This is a fantastic opportunity for graduates or final year students looking to pursue a career in schools or teaching!

Highlights of the Teaching Assistant position:

-          Full time paid opportunity supporting pupils during lessons

-          Assisting those with SEN and identified learning needs

-          Helping the class teacher with lesson planning and preparation

-          Modern and inclusive secondary school in the heart of Wigan

-          Exclusive access to fantastic training and CPD opportunities!

The incoming Teaching Assistant will join a well established and supportive secondary school located in the centre of Wigan. The school is oversubscribed this academic year with a large pupil intake of over 1,000 pupils. As a result, the school are requiring the additional support from a dedicated and passionate Teaching Assistant as soon as possible! Although, the large cohort of students does not affect the positive working environment. Behaviour has massively improved at  but some pupils still require the additional, tailored support to help them reach their full potential.

The secondary school is situated close to Wigan town centre, just off the M6 and M61 motorway, making it very accessible for those who live in the surrounding areas of Standish, Skelmersdale, Ashton in Makerfield and Bolton. The school surrounds frequent and reliable transport links due to it’s centralised location, including local train stations and bus stops.

People who wish to be considered for the role of Teaching Assistant at this secondary school in Wigan should apply below with an updated CV for consideration.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

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