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Teaching Assistant Level 2

Dates                                    Apply by Tuesday 12th October 2021

Salary                                    £19,312 - £19,698 per annum

                                               [pro rata actual salary £13,170 - £13,433 per annum]

Location                               Sefton, Merseyside

Interviews                             To be held from 14th October 2021

Contract Type                        Part time, term time.  Job start immediately, or as soon as possible.

Contract Term                   Fixed term until 31/8/22.


We are seeking to appoint suitably qualified Teaching Assistant/s Level 2 for an immediate start.  The positions will be fixed term appointments in the first instance until 31st August 2022, and subject to continued funding.

The work will involve supporting pupils in lessons and delivering literacy and/or numeracy units to small groups of pupils outside normal lesson times. 

You will need to work well in a team, and be an enthusiastic and committed individual who has the highest expectations to ensure our students achieve great outcomes.  This is an excellent opportunity for individuals who wish to develop in a supportive, well-resourced and exciting environment.

If you can inspire, encourage, achieve, enjoy working with young people and are determined to make a real difference you could be the kind of person we are looking for.

At Litherland High School we believe in providing our students with excellent and exciting educational opportunities based on the core values of respect, a broad and balanced curriculum and high aspiration, where there is no cap on ambition building the skills for successful lives.  We are proud to have achieved the Inclusion Quality Mark (IQM) with Centre of Excellence status for outstanding levels of inclusion and best practice.  We are resolutely on our journey to provide an outstanding education for our students. 

Litherland High School is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the wellbeing of young people.  An appointment will only be confirmed if a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure is obtained from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS), and will be subject to references.

All documentation can be downloaded for this post (see below).  Please submit an application form, covering letter, and equal opportunities form directly to Linda Kinsella, P.A. to Principal, Litherland High School, Sterrix Lane, Litherland, Liverpool L21 0DB.

Covering Letter

Job description

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Form