Teaching Assistant - Manor Primary School (Westcountry Schools Trust)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Multiple Terms
  • £9.99 - £10.39 per hour

This is an exciting opportunity to join Manor Primary School and Westcountry Schools Trust. We are a dynamic organisation with our students and staff at our heart.  We are looking to appoint a teaching assistant to join a committed, supportive and hardworking team who work together to provide a caring, inclusive environment where there is a strong ethos of achievement for all. 

We would like someone who is keen to support children’s learning as part of a flexible and hardworking team. Suitable candidates will have a very good standard of English and maths, have excellent communication skills, be able to use their initiative and be computer literate.  Additionally, candidates will have a very good understanding of inclusion and be able to sensitively support children with communication, interaction and learning needs.  You will be required to support learning and deliver interventions either in small groups or on a 1-1 basis, following specific plans. You will also be required to assist in recording pupil assessments and providing general classroom support.

The successful candidate will need:
•  Excellent communication skills with a high standard of spoken and written English
•  Excellent mathematical understanding 
•  Successful experience of working in a primary school with children who have a variety of needs, particularly Autism.
•  A commitment to supporting pupils in ensuring the achievement of high standards 
•  A flexible, hard-working disposition with excellent initiative
•  A willingness to be part of a team, and to be involved in the wider aspects of school life

We can offer you:
•  A friendly, supportive staff team
•  Well-behaved, enthusiastic children
•  A great learning environment
•  Support for your continued professional development

Westcountry Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and provide at least two written references, requested prior to interview.

Application packs are available on our website https://www.manorprimary.org.uk
Please apply by 12 noon on the closing date.         

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationSouth HamsDevon
  • Work Postcode

    PL21 9BG

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support

  • Salary Details

    £9.99 - £10.39 per hour

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypePart TimeTerm Time
  • Hours

    22.5 hours per week (including lunchtimes), 38 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required