Early Years Teaching Assistant - temporary contract

Hours: 15 hours per week (5 mornings)

Salary: NJC Grade C 4 (£10.98 per hour)

Closing date for applications: Thursday 8 December

Interview date: Monday 12 December

Hayward’s is a thriving and expanding town school which serves its local community.  We aim to provide high standards of teaching & learning, developing confident and independent learners through our high quality provision.

We are seeking to employ a teaching assistant to support the general learning of pupils in our Early Years classes, with particular focus on providing support for specific pupils as the need arises.  This will be a temporary contract while funding is available for the position from January 2023 until July 2023.  If funding is available next year, the contract may be extended.

The successful applicant will work under the direction of the class teacher and school leaders to lead and organise activities for pupils within an Early Years class.  To support the learning needs at an appropriate level for individuals to be able to access the curriculum and have a safe and enjoyable experience in school.

We offer:

•             Enthusiastic, friendly and well behaved pupils

•             A dedicated, warm and friendly staff team

•             A commitment to professional development and career progression

Application form and job details are available to download from the school website or by request by emailing our school business manager at kbrett@haywards.devon.sch.uk

Applications must be completed in full and returned by 12 noon on the closing date.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and references.