exe valley federation

Exe Valley

1:1 Teaching assistant - Thorverton


Applications are welcome from well-motivated people who would be able to work effectively as part of a team, whilst also using their own initiative to work at Thorverton and Brampford Speke Schools. This post is to cover a maternity leave from Monday 4th January 2020 to Sunday 3rd January 2021 or the postholder’s return if earlier.

We would like to recruit an experienced Teaching Assistant to work with a delightful Reception child at Thorverton School. This post involves supporting the child’s learning, ensuring that the curriculum is accessible and promoting social interaction. This is a part time post for 2.5 hours per day, Monday to Wednesday each week from 8.45am to 11.15am and 1.15pm to 3.45pm on Thursdays and Fridays.

We would also like to recruit an experienced Teaching Assistant to work with Class 2 at Brampford Speke School on Thursday and Friday mornings from 8.45am to 12.15pm. This post involves working with the class teacher to supporting children’s learning and lead intervention groups as needed. Class 2 comprise Year 2 and Year 3 children with a wide range of learning styles and needs.

The salary for this post is Grade C (£9.55 to £9.94 per hour depending on experience) term time only, but including non-pupil days (39 weeks per year).

Visits to both schools are welcome, please contact the school office at Thorverton [01392 860374] and Brampford Speke School [01392 841414] to arrange a time to meet the Heads of School and the staff team

If you would like more information about the Exe Valley Federation, please visit our website at www.exevalleyfederation.co.uk. Electronic copies of the application form may also be downloaded from the website.

Applications should be addressed to Mr J. Jolliffe, Executive Headteacher, Thorverton C of E Primary School, School Lane, Thorverton, EX5 5NR. The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 4th October 2019. Informal interviews will take place soon afterwards.

The Exe Valley Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our children. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and references will be taken up prior to appointment

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