Science Teaching Assistant

Swinton, Greater Manchester
£22056 - £27369 per annum
Education and Training
Full Time

A secondary school in Swinton, Salford, wish to appoint a Higher Level Teaching Assistant on a permanent basis as soon as possible.

As a Higher Level Teaching Assistant, you will work with teachers to organise and support teaching and learning activities for classes. The primary focus is to undertake specified work with individuals, groups and whole classes under the direction and supervision of a qualified teacher. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a school environment, supporting and making a difference to young people’s lives.

The successful candidate will possess good communication, literacy and numeracy skills. You will demonstrate a commitment to continuous improvement with enthusiasm and adaptability. Your positive outlook and a willingness to be fully involved in school life will ensure you thrive in this role.

To be considered you –

  • will have a Teaching Assistant qualification
  • will have experience working as a Teaching Assistant in a secondary school
  • will have a minimum of Grade C or higher in English and Mathematics at GCSE level or equivalent
  • will ideally hold a relevant A Level Science qualification
  • will ideally hold a postgraduate Science qualification

Benefits of working for this school include:

  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Discounts on various products
  • Union membership
  • Discounted gym membership and leisure activities
  • Season ticket and rental deposit loans
  • Colleague Assistance via Health Assured
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Flu vaccine

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply and we will be in touch to discuss your application.


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.

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