Blessed Edward Bamber Catholic Multi Academy Trust

Teaching Assistant Level 2 at St. Kentigern’s, Blackpool

Are you an exceptional, driven professional eager to play a pivotal role in the ongoing growth and enrichment of our esteemed Catholic Primary school? The Governors are actively seeking a dedicated individual who will wholeheartedly contribute to our school community.

The ideal candidate will fully immerse themselves in the school’s daily activities, providing invaluable support and assistance to children, and may be required to work on a one-to-one basis to support those with additional needs.

This position offers a permanent contract for 27 hours per week, with an additional requirement to serve as a Welfare Assistant for 3.75 hours per week (45 minutes daily).

If you possess a strong work ethic, a passion for education, and a commitment to nurturing young minds, we invite you to apply for this enriching opportunity.

How to apply
Prior to applying
If you are unclear about any aspect of the application process or you would like any additional information about the school or the role, please contact: Christine Murray, Headteacher:
Telephone 01253 393302
or email:

Application process:
Please send your completed CES application form available below to

Closing date for applications: 1st March 2024
Shortlisting date: 4th March 2024
Interview date: 8th March 2024
Required: As soon as possible

Teaching Assistant level 2
Grade: C – NJC scale point range 5 to 6
Salary: £23,500.00 to £23,893.00 pro rata
Contract: Permanent
Hours: 27 hours per week
Weeks worked: Term time only plus 5 Inset days

Welfare Assistant
Salary: £12.00 per hour – Foundation Living Wage
Hours: 3.75 hours per week (45 minutes per day)