Teaching Assistant Level 2

  • Employer: Knowsley Council
  • Salary: £19,312 - £19,698 pro rata per annum
  • Location: St Margaret Mary RC Junior, Pilch Lane, Liverpool, L14 0JG
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Working Pattern: Part Time/Term Time
  • Hours: 15 hours per week.
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Closing Date: 24/09/2021 at 12:00
  • Reference: SVP 1267

St Margaret Mary's Catholic Junior School 

Pilch Lane



L14 0JG

Tel: 0151 477 8490

Email: stmargaret@knowsley.gov.uk

Chair of Governors: Margaret Rawsthorne    

1 x Teaching Assistant Level 2

15 hours per week / 46 weeks per year [ Monday to Friday am only]  

Pay Band D / SCP 5-6 / £19,312 - £19,698 pro rata per annum

[Actual Salary: £7,118 - £7,260 per annum]  


Start Date : To commence as soon as possible


The Governors of this large successful Catholic Junior School wish to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Teaching Assistant to undertake general classroom assistant duties.

 St Margaret Mary Roman Catholic Junior School is a warm, welcoming and stimulating environment for all children. We aim to ensure that all children enjoy school and develop a lifelong love of learning in a supportive Catholic Community.

Through our partnerships with parents and the community, we strive to help children achieve their potential academically, socially and emotionally.

 We are looking for someone who: -

  • Is an outstanding teaching assistant with the ability to inspire pupils
  • Has high expectations of pupil achievement and behaviour
  • Is committed to supporting our Roman Catholic ethos
  • Is an excellent team player
  • Is committed to equality of opportunity for our pupils
  • Has excellent organisational and inter-personal skills

 In return we can offer you: -

  • A warm and welcoming environment
  • Talented and enthusiastic pupils
  • A dynamic and friendly staff who are passionate about making a difference for our pupils
  • A supportive Local Governing Body
  • Parents who are keen for their children to thrive
  • A commitment to high quality CPD opportunities 

St Margaret Mary’s Roman Catholic Junior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will require an enhanced DBS clearance and will be subject to DfE pre-employment checks including satisfactory references from current/most recent employers.


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 Application Packs can be obtained from our school Business Manager, Lee Pimblett (lee.pimblett@knowsley.gov.uk).

 Please return completed applications to our Headteacher, Rebecca Wilkinson (rebecca.wilkinson@knowsley.gov.uk).


Closing Date:               12 noon on Friday, 24 September 2021

Shortlisting:                9.00am Monday, 27 September 2021

Interview/Test:          Thursday, 30 September 2021



How to apply

Application Packs can be obtained from our school Business Manager, Lee Pimblett (lee.pimblett@knowsley.gov.uk).