Teaching Assistants (qualified and unqualified)

Balcarras School, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 8QF

This job expired on 26 September 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    26 September 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    9 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

  • View all Part timejobs - 25 classroom hours per week, worked over 5 days. We would consider Full-Time or Part-Time applicants

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£20,043 qual / £18,887 unqual

Actual salary

£11,843.28 qual / £11,160 unqual

Teaching Assistants (qualified and unqualified) job summary

Teaching Assistants

We are recruiting for both qualified and unqualified

25 classroom hours per week, worked over 5 days

£18,887 pro-rata, NJC point 3 for unqualified Teaching Assistants, term time only.

Actual salary £11,160, to include 5 INSET days,

plus additional hours/duties to be confirmed

25 classroom hours per week, worked over 5 days

£20,043 pro-rata, NJC point 6 for qualified Teaching Assistants, term time only.

Actual salary £11,843.28, to include 5 INSET days,

plus additional hours/duties to be confirmed

We would consider Full-Time or Part-Time applicants.

We are looking for enthusiastic and committed Teaching Assistants to join our excellent team from Sept 2022. You will work mainly in the classroom under the direction of the teacher. Balcarras is an excellent place to work and to develop your expertise as a teaching assistant. It is a friendly school, exceptionally well-equipped and with a strong commitment to training and development. Whoever is appointed will be assured of a warm welcome and consistent support. Induction and continuing professional development are both outstanding.

The successful candidates will assist in the educational and social development of young people at an important stage in their lives. You must have a caring demeanour, good communication skills and be able to work flexibly with fellow professionals to support the inclusion of pupils with special educational needs. A qualification, relevant experience or an interest in working with young people is required.

The posts are term time only (to include in-service days and meetings as required) and are variable hours’ contracts.

To apply, complete the application form available below. Please send completed application forms to jobs@balcarras.gloucs.sch.uk For further information or to see whether your experience is relevant for this position please email jobs@balcarras.gloucs.sch.uk

Closing date: Monday 26th September 2022, 9am

This position may close earlier than stated above should a suitable applicants apply.

We encourage interested candidates to apply as soon as possible.

Interviews will take place week beginning 26th September.

Further details are available below.

Balcarras School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.Please also read the Recruitment Selection and Disclosure Policy below this advert which includes our policy on recruiting ex-offenders.All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check and receipt of two satisfactory references.

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About Balcarras School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1375 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number

Balcarras School is an outstanding secondary school on the outskirts of Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

School location

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