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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    12 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4


Physical education

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours

Contract type


Pay scale

£23500 - £25979

Additional allowances

SEN £1455

What skills and experience we're looking for

The school seeks to identify and employ a highly competent Teacher Assistant who will provide consistent and positive support to the team of teaching staff, and the students, and who will add depth to the strength of the current staff team.

The member of staff will be working primarily in the Physical Education department supporting a wide range of outdoor activities, be able to support physical sessions throughout the week and, at times have the confidence/experience to co-deliver or lead small groups .You would also be required to support in other areas of the curriculum when needed.

What the school offers its staff

The Bridge School is a Pupil Referral Unit for Secondary aged students. Many students experience varied barriers to learning, including developmental and behavioural challenges. Within the school there is a strong need to support student’s reading and wider literacy skills, as well as developing core skills in numeracy. Both areas are central to student support. Teaching staff and students will benefit from proactive Teacher Assistants who will be able to organise and present resources that support the on-going needs of the classroom and individuals.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The Bridge School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
School size
62 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01928 581301

Pupil Referral Unit

Arranging a visit to The Bridge School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email Amanda.Williamson@thebridge.halton.sch.uk.

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