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Permanent Teaching Assistant at Chulmleigh Community College



Teaching Assistant at Chulmleigh Community College

30 hours per week – term time only

Grade C: £9.81 to £10.21 per hour

 (depending on experience/pay award pending)

Required from January 2022

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, committed, patient and motivated Teaching Assistant to join our team at Chulmleigh Community College.

The post involves providing support for pupils, including those with special needs, to enable access to learning. You will be tenacious and committed to supporting the needs and development of individual pupils whilst being an excellent team player and communicator. Previous experience of working with pupils with different abilities would be an advantage. The successful candidate will provide support across both KS3 and KS4 (age 11-16 years).

Candidates should demonstrate the following skills and attributes:

  • A good standard of English and Mathematics
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Patience and positivity
  • Support inclusion and be fully committed to ensuring the very best for all our pupils
  • The ability to support colleagues, use positive behaviour management strategies and ensure the school continues its excellent provision for all pupils

We are pleased to offer this permanent post which is available from January 2022.  Working hours are 30 per week x 39 weeks per annum – term time plus an additional week to cover Non-Pupil Days.

Please see the job description and personal specification below.  If you wish to apply, please email the completed application form to  by 10 am on Monday 6th December 2021.

As employers, we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and in that regard have appropriate policies and procedures.  All staff undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and interviews will include questions about safeguarding children.

Closing date: 10 am on Monday, 6th December 2021

Interview date: Tuesday, 14th December 2021