Teaching Assistant - Holsworthy C of E Primary School

  • Multiple Locations
  • Multiple Terms
  • £9.60 - £9.79 per hour (pending the 2022/23 pay award)

We are looking to appoint a motivated, adaptable practitioner with high expectations and initiative to work with a specific child on a 1:1 basis as well as supporting children in and outside of the classroom when necessary. Experience in a similar role, specifically in an Early Years setting, would be advantageous.

The post is temporary, linked to a child as a 1:1.

You will need to have good English and maths skills, as well as the ability to motivate children to do their best. You will be patient, understanding and able to build a positive relationship with children, staff and parents. You will be expected to take a pro-active role in the support of the educational and social needs of children and ensuring the welfare and development of all pupils.

Recent relevant training, or the willingness to undertake training, would be beneficial, especially in interventions supporting cognition and learning and SEMH such as: Thrive, Read Write Inc, precision teaching and pupil mentoring.

A willingness to work as part of a team, as well as taking your initiative when required, is essential.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This role requires a DBS disclosure.
This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

Please download the application form below and, once completed, return to admin@holsworthy-primary.devon.sch.uk.
A paper copy is available by request from the school office.
Please apply by 9am on the closing date.

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Job Details

  • OrganisationDevon County Schools
  • Work LocationDevonTorridge
  • Work Postcode

    EX22 6HD

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support

  • Salary Details

    £9.60 - £9.79 per hour (pending the 2022/23 pay award)

  • Job TermFixed
  • Appointment TypeFull TimeTerm Time
  • Hours

    30 hours per week, 38 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required