Teaching Assistants (5 posts) - Bidwell Brook School

  • Multiple Locations
  • Multiple Terms
  • £13,549.84 per annum (pending the 2022/23 pay award)

Bidwell Brook School in Dartington, part of the Learn to Live Federation, is a Special School for children and young people aged 3 - 19 with severe or profound and multiple learning difficulties. We have five Teaching Assistant vacancies to start September or October 2022.

You will support students as part of a class team. We offer a child centred curriculum and you will enable our students to access learning opportunities and to achieve their full potential both educationally and emotionally. You will help deliver pre-planned learning, care and therapy programmes in an inspiring learning environment.

Although previous experience of working with children in an educational setting is preferable, it is as important to be positive, have enthusiasm, empathy and a willingness to learn and follow instructions.

You will have excellent communication skills, be confident using IT, be flexible and resilient.

We have a variety of hours available ranging from one day per week to five days per week.

Our working day is 8.50am to 3.20pm.

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 mcamier@bidwellbrook.devon.sch.uk.
We do not accept CV's.
The school is closed for the summer holidays from 28 July 2022 to 31 August 2022. All applicants will be contacted shortly after our return.

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Job Details

  • OrganisationDevon County Schools
  • Work LocationSouth HamsDevon
  • Work Postcode

    TQ9 6JU

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support

  • Salary Details

    £13,549.84 per annum (pending the 2022/23 pay award)

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull TimePart TimeTerm Time
  • Hours

    Range of hours from 6 to 30.67 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required