Secondary Phase Teaching Assistant

Batley Grammar School, Batley, West Yorkshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Actual Salary 14,767 – 16,355

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant (TA) to work within the Secondary Phase of our school from September 2020. The successful candidate will work closely with the SENCO and Assistant Head for Culture and relevant secondary staff, as part of a specialist team including teachers, support staff and a range of other professionals to support the learning and welfare of specific children. The role will involve a combination of support on a one to one and small group basis either in the classroom and/or in our Student Support Centre.

Applicants should have a good general education with GCSE equivalent in Maths and English. Experience of working in this role would be desirable but not essential as training will be given.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Free School
Education phase All Through
School size 892 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Batley Grammar School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Batley Grammar School

Batley Grammar School is a “good school” (Ofsted Oct 2018) and we continue our school improvement journey to become an outstanding school. We aim to combine our traditional ethos and culture together with a modern approach to teaching and learning. Visitors regularly comment about the friendly atmosphere and calm, purposeful learning environment being quite palpable. “Staff are proud of their school ….”; “It is a place where pupils can indeed ‘believe, grow and succeed”; “Pupils are committed to learning, they are respectful in classrooms and they try their best”; “Your school is a calm place to be, and a happy place to learn”. (Ofsted October 2018) At Batley Grammar School we value staff who take a pride in their work and in the school and who are willing to contribute fully to the life of the school including its extra-curricular programme.

We are part of the Batley Multi Academy Trust, whose sole purpose is to provide an outstanding education through our family of schools. Batley Multi Academy Trust currently comprises Batley Girls’ High School, Upper Batley High School, Batley Grammar School, Healey Junior, Infant and Nursery School and Field Lane Junior, Infant and Nursery School.

School location

Carlinghow Hill, Batley, West Yorkshire, WF17 0AD