One-to-one Teaching Assistant/Meal Time Assistant – Sherwell Valley Primary School

  • Multiple Locations
  • Variable Hours

Location: Sherwell Valley Primary School, Hawkins Avenue, Chelston, Torquay. TQ2 6ES

One to one Teaching Assistant (30.83 hours per week) and Meal Time Assistant (MTA 5 hours per week) – a maximum total hours of 35.83 per week.

Start date: Friday 2nd September, 2022

Contract Type:  Fixed Term from 02/09/2022 to 21/07/2023 – Term time only – MTA (38 weeks per year) 1:1 TA (39 weeks per year)

TA Grade C:  Scale Point 3 or 4 depending on experience = actual salary from £13,475 - £13,744
MTA Grade A: Scale point 1 actual annual salary = £2,067.00

We are a successful, vibrant and welcoming primary school in Torquay and we currently have vacancies to appoint one to one Teaching Assistant/Meal Time Assistant.  The weekly hours will be at a maximum of: Teaching Assistant (TA – 30.83 hours per week) and Meal Time Assistant (MTA – 5 hours per week) = 35.83 hours per week combined. 

We believe in the potential of all children and go above and beyond to provide them with the support that they need to thrive.  Sherwell Valley is a great place to work, with wide opportunities and excellent support.  The role will initially be working alongside one of fantastic new reception children as they start on their learning journey at our school. We do, however, require all of our staff to be highly flexible and ready to take on new challenges as needed. 

This post falls into the category of Regulated Activity.  Sherwell Valley Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.  An enhanced DBS check is required for this post.   

An application form, job description and person specification can all be downloaded from the school website at:
Please email your application for by 9am on the closing date.

Shortlisting: Monday 15th August 2022

Interview date: Thursday 18th August 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationTorbayDevon
  • Work Postcode

    TQ2 6ES

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support

  • Salary Details

  • Job TermFixed
  • Appointment TypeVariable Hours
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  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required