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Teaching Assistant Level 3 Temporary post for 1 year - closing date 12 June 2023

We are looking to appoint a Temporary Teaching Assistant Level 3 for one full year from September 2023 to cover a temporary absence.

The successful candidate will work collaboratively with the teacher in meeting the personal, social and curriculum related needs of pupils, including those with special needs and/or bilingual needs, and to establish positive, supportive and constructive relationships with pupils, parents, carers and the wider community, and by contributing ideas and strategies. Will assist with the planning, delivery and evaluation of the curriculum and it's differentiation amongst pupils.

You will also be required to plan and implement teaching and learning activities to individuals and groups to undertake supervisory cover for classes as appropriate and establish supportive and constructive relationships with pupils, parents, carers and the wider community.

Please read and review the job description and person specification for this role. The post is for Monday to Friday 32.5 hours per week, term time only. Wednesday is a later finish at 4:25pm.

We look for highly energetic and motivated staff who embrace challenge as we believe in the uniqueness of every student, and offer a personalised approach to teaching. Presently, the position also has the benefit of membership of the School's Education Mutual health and wellbeing services.

In this school, the welfare of the child is paramount. 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.

Please look at the downloadable forms below and email your application form to

Make sure you read the information on our Vacancies page which applies to all school roles.

In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022 an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.


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Hillside Specialist School and College

Ribchester Road, Longridge,
Preston, Lancashire, PR3 3XB

Liz Ascroft, School Business Manager

T| 01772 782205


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