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Teaching Assistant Vacancies 


Would you like to join a team of highly skilled professionals who value the importance of high-quality education? Would you like to work in a place where your professional development and well-being is a priority? Would you like to work in a place where a sense of humour is a requirement? If so then you may be what we are looking for.  

 We are looking for several full time Teaching Assistants (25 hours per week), one position may be considered to be permanent and the others to be 12 months in the first instance. 

 A number of the posts will include general class based Teaching Assistant responsibilities as well as supporting children with Special Educational Needs, including Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties as part of a class team approach. The year groups for the general Teaching Assistant posts have yet to be determined and will reflect the range of applications we receive.  

 With all our Teaching Assistant posts, there will also be additional welfare hours available for 5 hours per week. 

 Westgate is very large pupil mainstream primary school serving the community in Morecambe. The pupils are at the centre of everything we do with a committed, experienced and hard-working staff base meeting the needs of the children we are responsible for. The ideal candidate will be someone who is child-centred, compassionate and resilient.  

 We are looking for individuals who can truly support children and be part of a team that make a positive and life-long difference.  

 Please note CV’s are not accepted and to apply the LCC application from must be completed. In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023, online searches will be undertaken on prospective candidates as part of our due diligence.   


Please send any applications to the school by post or email to 


The closing date for applications is Tuesday 26th September

Proposed interview date is Friday 29th September

We welcome you to come and have a look around our school by attending a tour on Wednesday 20th September at 3.30pm. Please book your place by calling the office on 01524 832747 to book your place.   


Many thanks for your interest and we look forward to hearing from you.  





Please download links below:

 Welcome Letter

Job Description

Application Form

Grade Profile

Person Specification

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