Eaton Bank Academy

We are recruiting for two Teaching Assistants

Eaton Bank Academy has vacancies for energetic and committed teaching assistants to support the development and education of pupils aged 11- 18 with special education needs.  This is a challenging but rewarding role which would suit an excellent communicator able to develop supportive relationships and help motivate students to achieve.

Actual Salary £12307 plus access to an excellent career average pension scheme.

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We are recruiting for 2 Leisure Assistants.

There are two posts, Post 1 Saturday and Sunday 8am-12.15pm, Post 2 12.15pm – 16.30pm

April to August Sunday only 8:00-13:30 plus basic overtime allowance 40 hours per year, to be worked evenings Monday to Friday during school holidays and as holiday cover for each post. The posts are Payscale Grade 4, hourly rate of £8.77. Depending upon demand for lettings, more working hours may be required April to August and additional hours during school holidays in the evenings, over and above the 40 per year basic.

Main responsibilities –

To operate a refreshments retail unit, preparing food and drink within food hygiene standards. To operate a payment system. To open and securely close the school buildings. Respond to customer enquiries. Administer basic first aid. Monitor lettings. Clean areas as required including toilets. To respond to emergency situations.

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To apply for Eaton Bank Academy vacancies, please

  • Download the application forms from the bottom of this page .
  • Download the relevant information from the link at the end of each advertised post.
  • To teaching/ pupil support vacancies only – When you have completed the 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.

Please email to or post to The Personnel Manager, Eaton Bank Academy, Jackson Road, Congleton, Cheshire, 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. Feedback 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 Julie Davies on 01260 273000 if you require any further information.


Please see job application, job description and application form attached below


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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