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  • Closing date

    6 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£16,133.00 to £17,665.00

Teaching Assistant job summary

Prestolee Multi Academy Trust are seeking to appoint an experienced and effective Teaching Assistant Level 2 based at Mesne Lea Primary School, Worsley, Manchester, on a maternity cover basis. The ideal candidate will have experience of working as a Teaching Assistant 2 across all primary school stages with a particular interest and experience in working with children with additional needs. They would wish to be involved in all aspects of school life and could build strong relationships with all stakeholders within a Primary School setting. They will also have a Teaching Assistant Level 2 qualification.  

We are looking for a person who has: 

•       Proven experience/practice as a Teaching Assistant Level 2 across all primary key stages

•       Experience working with children with additional needs

•       Inspiring motivational skills in themselves and to inspire others

•       Excellent literacy, numeracy, and ICT skills

•       Excellent skills in team working

•       Excellent skills in working with children

•       Commitment, flexibility, and enthusiasm

•       A desire for career development

•       Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

We can offer:

•       A dynamic and developing Multi Academy Trust of schools with a SCITT for career development in teaching and learning. 

•       Opportunities across the Trust to widen skills, experience, and professional development in a variety of settings. 

•       Welcome, friendly, and inclusive schools within the Trust

•       A committed Trust and School leadership and committed multi school teams. 

•       Well-motivated pupils

•       A Trust committed to staff wellbeing and career development for all. 

If you would like to visit the school, please contact the office manager on celine.mellor@salford.gov.uk


This Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Services.

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


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 Mesne Lea Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
Up to 446 pupils
Age range
3 to 11

School location

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