Teaching Assistant - TA2: Level 2

Grade D Points 16 – 18 (£18,319 – £18,870 pa/pro-rata)

Required as soon as possible 

32 ½  hours per week - Term Time ONLY

St Damian’s is an oversubscribed Roman Catholic Science College which is committed to the professional development of staff and promoting the welfare of children. In November 2017 we were judged by Ofsted to be Outstanding and we consistently produce at least good outcomes for our great children. “The school is moving forward and is well on its way to being a beacon of excellence for pupils who have special educational needs (SEN) and/or disabilities”. [Ofsted]    

We are seeking a qualified Teaching Assistant to support teachers within the classroom focusing specifically in ensuring learning needs are met.

You will be required for 32 ½ hours each week, term time only Monday to Friday. St Damian’s is widely recognised for the quality of care it provides for all pupils and the professional opportunities afforded to all colleagues.  “The school’s work to promote pupils’ personal development and welfare is outstanding”. [Ofsted]

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and the successful completion of a six months probationary period.   

Application forms can be downloaded from below;


Job Description & Person Spec (PDF)

CES Application Form (MS Word .doc)

CES Notes to Applicant (PDF)

CES Recruitment Monitoring Form (MS Word .doc)

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (MS Word .doc) 

All applications should be addressed to the Headteacher  - Mr S Logue and returned to school

Closing date for applications: 12noon, Wednesday 27th March 2019