Teaching Assistant - Maternity cover

Hours: 27.5 hours per week (half of the week in LKS2 and half of the week in EYFS)

Salary: NJC C grade 5, (£21,575 FTE)  £11.18 per hour           38 Week Contract

Closing Date: Friday 24th March 2023

Interview Date: Tuesday 28th March 2023

Starting Date: On or as close to Monday 17th April 2023.

We are seeking to employ a teaching assistant to provide:

  • Small Group support and work with children who require 1:1 provision in the EYFS.
  • Small Group support and work with children who require 1:1 provision in Lower Key Stage 2.

This will be a temporary contract to cover maternity absence which will run until the end of the Spring Term 2024. 

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 and Lower Key Stage 2.  They will 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 satisfactory reference returns. Please ensure that references come from a business/company email address and not from an individual home email address.