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Teaching Assistant (2 Posts)

  • Employer: Merefield
  • Reference: MERE/24/283567
  • Published: Mon 10/06/2024, 13:47 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 21/06/2024, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 32.50 hours per week
  • Salary: Band F (SCP 12 - 19)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Merefield School, Merseyside

Merefield School

Westminster Drive, Southport, Merseyside.  PR8 2QZ

Tel:  01704 577163

Email:  recruitment@merefieldschool.co.uk

Headteacher: Miss Jo Sharpe



Position: Teaching Assistant L2 2 posts

Term: Fixed term until 31st August 2025

Start date: 1st September 2024

Salary: Band F (SCP 12-19)

£20,697 - £23,326 per annum

£14.07 - £15.86 per hour

Working hours: 32.50 hours per week, 

between the hours of 8.50am and 4.45pm

Term Time Plus 5 INSET days 

 

Merefield School is an all age, 3-19  special school in Ainsdale.  We cater for up to 110 students with severe and complex learning needs.  We have carefully and meticulously created a curriculum that stimulates and challenges each of our students based on their individual needs and starting points.  Our personalised approach and tailored assessment systems ensure that all students make outstanding progress during their time at Merefield School.

 

The Governors seek to appoint two enthusiastic, caring and highly experienced Teaching Assistants to become part of our successful and hard-working team.

 

Teaching assistants are employed to work across the whole school and provide support for pupils with a range of learning needs and disabilities.  Merefield School has high expectations for all pupils and all staff are required to support every child to be the very best they can be.  Applicants should be appropriately qualified and have relevant skills and experience in working with children with severe and complex learning disabilities.

 

Merefield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

 

Due to the nature of work the above post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and relevant care/safeguarding legislation and appointment will only be confirmed if a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure is obtained from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

 

Completed application forms can be returned to the school via post or emailed to Gemma Parker, School Business Manager;  recruitment@merefieldschool.co.uk or posted directly to school and marked for the attention of Miss Jo Sharpe.

 

Visits to the school are welcome, by appointment only.  Please contact Gemma Parker to arrange.

 

Closing date: 21/6/24 9am

Shortlisting: 21/6/24

Interview: 1&2/07/2024

Downloads

  • Merefield Teaching Assistant Application Form
  • Merefield Teaching Assistant JD & Person Specification

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  • Employer: Merefield
  • Reference: MERE/24/283567
  • Published: Mon 10/06/2024, 13:47 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 21/06/2024, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 32.50 hours per week
  • Salary: Band F (SCP 12 - 19)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Merefield School, Merseyside

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