1:1 Teaching Assistant Vacancy

Hours: 16.25 hours per week (5 mornings)

Salary: NJC C grade 12, £8.90 per hour

Closing Date: Noon, 10 September 2018

Interview Date: 14 September 2018

Temporary for 1 year pending receipt of additional funding


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 learning of two pupils in Key Stage 2. 

The successful applicant will work under the direction of the class teachers, SENDCO and school leaders to lead and organise activities for the pupils within the Key Stage 2 unit.  They will support their specific learning, social, emotional and behavioural needs at an appropriate level for the individuals to be able to access the curriculum and have a safe and enjoyable experience in school. 

This will be a fixed term contract for one year in the first instance.

We offer:

•             Enthusiastic, friendly and well behaved pupils

•             A dedicated, warm and friendly staff team

•             A commitment to professional development and career progression

Prospective candidates are welcome to visit the school in September by prior arrangement.  Please contact the school office on 01363 772970 from Monday 3 September.

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.