Teaching Assistant EYFS

Salary - £18,933-£19,698 pro rata (£9.81-10.21 per hour)

Scale – C 4-6 point to be agreed based on experience

Hours – 27.5 hours per week  (5 days, 9.00-3.30), 38 weeks per year 

Required to work – to start as soon as possible

We are seeking to employ an experienced teaching assistant to support the learning of pupils in the Early Years Foundation Stage. 

The successful applicant will work under the direction of the class teacher, SENDCO and school leaders to lead and organise activities for pupils within the Early Years unit.  They will support their specific learning, social, emotional and behavioural needs at an appropriate level for the children to be able to access the curriculum and have a safe and enjoyable experience in school. 

This will be a fixed term contract whilst funding is in place and will be for one year, to 23 July 2021.

You would be joining a friendly, committed, supportive and hard-working team of staff, with enthusiastic children who are proud of their school. 

Please visit the school website for further information about the school – www.haywards.org

Due to current restrictions, we are unable to offer visits to the school prior to application.  Candidates attending for interview will be given a tour on arrival.  For further details see the job description.

Application forms are available to download from the school website vacancies section, or by contacting the School Business Manager: kbrett@haywards.devon.sch.uk

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post is subject to full DBS and qualification checks and references.

Closing date: by 12 noon on Tuesday 20 October

Interview date: Thursday 22 October