Teaching Assistant

Plymouth, Devon
£6399.40 - £6527.31 per annum (Pro rata of £17711 - £18065)
07 Oct 2019
14 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

Wembury Primary School

Teaching Assistant

SALARY: £6399.40 - £6527.31 per annum (Pro rata of £17711 - £18065) - (Fixed term contract)

15.75 hours per week/39 weeks per year

This is an exciting opportunity to join the newly created Westcountry Schools Trust, currently employing approximately 1500 staff and growing. We are a dynamic organisation with our students and staff at our heart. Built on an extensive track record of excellence, the Trust combines a range of secondary colleges, primary schools and business units based in a variety of sites across Devon and Cornwall. We are also a stone’s throw from some of the best beaches and countryside in the country.

Wembury Primary is seeking to recruit a highly supportive, friendly and experienced Teaching Assistant. You will be required to support the learning of a pupil with learning difficulties, in the main with ADHD/Autism by taking responsibility for agreed learning activities under an agreed system of supervision 15.75 hours per week/39 weeks per year (Fixed term contract). The school day starts at 8.50 a.m. and finishes at 3.10 p.m. with a pupil lunch break from 12.00 till 1.05 p.m. Actual days of work to be agreed at interview.

You will also be required to support the running of our Breakfast Club and Activities Club, on a minimum of one day per week. This is currently 1.08 hours for Breakfast Club (7.30 a.m. to 8.35 a.m.) and 2.83 hours for Activity Club (3.10 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.). This contract would be for 38 weeks per year. Annual Salary for 3.91 hrs per week/38 weeks per year: £1547.94-£1578.88

For an informal discussion regarding this role, please contact Linda Aldridge (Business Manager) on 01752 862459

If you believe you can demonstrate the dedication, skills and passion required, we look forward to receiving your application. Application forms; full job description and person specification are available from www.westst.org.uk or https://www.wemburyprimary.co.uk/job-vacancies-wembury-primary/; completed applications should be submitted to admin@wembury-primary.devon.sch.uk by Midday Thursday 17th October 2019.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.