Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1232594014-2
  • Date Posted: 7 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Career Teachers
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £15,500 to £20,000
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment, Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Career Teachers are supporting a mainstream secondary school in Manchester who are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join their school on a permanent basis.

You will join a dedicated team of staff who provide additional support both in the classroom and in the wider context of the school.

This post is working during term-time only. Routine working hours will be Monday to Friday, 6 hours per day from 0830 until 1530, with a half hour unpaid lunch break.

Experience of working with pupils with a range of learning difficulties and/or physical disabilities is preferred but not essential. Applicants must possess excellent communications skills and have good levels of competency in Mathematics, English and ICT. Applicants must be team players and be able to relate to a wide variety of people including staff, parents and outside agencies. You must also be able to respond promptly to teachers working under pressure of time.

You must be willing to undertake additional training as required to support your own professional development.

Please apply today and we will be in touch to discuss the next steps!


Career Teachers are committed to negotiating a salary package that is fair and paid to scale. Salary will depend on experience.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to attend an interview with the client in person and give details for us to complete reference checks.

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.