Teaching Assistant (Ex Forces/Police)

  • Job Reference: 1279139282-2
  • Date Posted: 26 March 2024
  • Recruiter: Veritas Education Recruitment
  • Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
  • Salary: £80.00 to £100 Per Day
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Teaching Assistant (EX FORCES/POLICE)


We are currently working in partnership with a secondary school in Bacup, Lancashire who are actively recruiting for a Cover Supervisor with strong behaviour management. The role may also require you to work on a 1:1 basis with the pupils, so you must be open to a challenge. Ex servicemen and Police officers often thrive in this role

Essential Experience:
Previous Career in the services
A confident and consistent aura in managing behaviour
A 'can do' attitude
Ability to engage, enthuse & motivate students

This post is suitable for anyone who wants to start a career within an education setting and has the confidence and ability to deliver a planned lesson, this comes with full salary portability. Behaviour Management is key for this role.

To apply, please send an up to date copy of your CV online or contact Jordan Richards on

(phone number removed)


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'