starting salary will be £11,814 per annum , which is Grade C, Scale Point 3 (£18,562 per annum FTE)


Part Time/Term Time

Job Term




Job Description

The Trustees of Riviera Education Trust and Governors of Oldway Primary School thank you for your interest in the posts of Level 2 Teaching Assistant at our Outstanding school.

Due to maternity leave, we are seeking a full-time teaching assistant from Monday 21st March 2022 until 31st August 2022.

This is a replacement, fixed term post in year 4 until the end of the academic year with the possibility of extension or a permanent post for the next academic year.

The post is class-based in the mornings in one of the year 4 classes supporting teaching and learning through guided work under the direction of the class teacher, and the afternoon involves supporting a child’s medical needs.

Training will be provided. In this role you will be well-supported by the class teachers and teaching assistants in the year team and the year leader, along with specialists within the school’s inclusion team: SENCO, Family Support Worker, pastoral team, SEN teacher, Assistant Heads and Head of School. Recent KS2 or other primary experience is essential, as well as an understanding of the English and maths curriculum

Oldway Primary School is a founder school of Riviera Education Trust comprising Roselands Primary School and Shiphay Learning Academy. The Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Therefore, all successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check and all relevant employment checks.

Riviera Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils. As this post meets the requirements in respect of exempted questions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, all applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and references before the appointment is confirmed. This will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.

Please see the job description for further details regarding this post.

The application form can be found on the school website: and completed applications should be sent to: HR Department,, Riviera Education Trust, Oldway Primary School, Higher Polsham Road, Paignton, TQ3 2SY
Email address:

Please note, in line with our Safer Recruitment policy, references will be requested after shortlisting as part of the selection process.

Closing Date: 9am Friday 4th February 2022

Interview Date: to be confirmed

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Job Description

Job Details

  • Organisation
    Other Organisations
  • Work Location
  • Work Postcode
    TQ3 2SY
  • Reference
  • Occupational Group
    Education Support
  • Salary Details
    starting salary will be £11,814 per annum , which is Grade C, Scale Point 3 (£18,562 per annum FTE)
  • Job Term
  • Appointment Type
    Part Time/Term Time
  • Hours
    27.5 hours per week (8.45am - 15.15pm Monday - Friday), 39 weeks per annum
  • Closing Date
  • DBS Check Required