Eaton Bank Academy

Teaching Assistant vacancy

Eaton Bank Academy has several vacancies for teaching assistants to support the development and education of pupils with special education needs.

Qualifications, skills and personal qualities required include:

  • 5 GCSEs, including Maths and English, all at Grade C or above
  • Enthusiasm and energy
  • Positive attitude and a good team worker

Full job advert, job description and person specification can be found below.

How to apply for an advertised vacancy

  • Download the relevant application forms from the bottom of this page i.e. Teaching Staff application form Section 1 and Section 2, or Support Staff application form Section 1 and Section 2.
  • Download the relevant information from the link at the end of each advertised post.
  • When you have completed both Sections 1 and 2 of the relevant application form, email them along with your letter of application (up to 3 pages A4 font 12) covering:

~ why you are interested in this post and how you have prepared yourself so far

~ any particular areas of strength and expertise you feel you may have

~ how your skills, attributes and experience match the person specification and job requirements

~ what contributions you can make to pupils’ development within our school (for teaching/pupil support positions)

or post to

Mrs Helen Callwood,
Personnel Manager,
Eaton Bank Academy,
Jackson Road,
CW12 1NT

clearly marked ‘Job Application’.

We are happy to accept CVs but these must not be in place of the FULLY COMPLETED application form. Please do not fold your application form more than once and if your application is returned in an A4 envelope could you ensure the correct postage is used.

Candidates submitting their application electronically will be required to sign and date their form if invited to interview.

Thank you.


If you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, then please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful. As we receive a large number of applications for each post advertised, unfortunately we cannot provide feedback to individual candidates as to why they were not short-listed for interview, however we thank you for your interest in working at our school. Contact Helen Callwood on 01260 273000 if you require any further information.

Safeguarding Statement

Eaton Bank Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants will have to apply for an enhanced Disclosed and Barring Service check.

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