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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    5 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£20,821.74 - £23,090.76 Annually (Actual) Travel costs are in addition to the salary.

Family Support Advisor 32.5 hours per week over 40 weeks (term time plus 2 weeks) 2 x part time positions considered. job summary

The successful candidate will be based in Colyton Primary Academy for the majority of the role and will be required to travel to other First Federation schools across East Devon.

Colyton Primary Academy is a small school in the historic East Devon town of Colyton. The school is situated in the heart of the town and pride themselves with having strong links with the Colyton community.

Colyton Primary Academy is within easy reach to the A35 and the A3052.

The successful candidate:

Will proactively seek ways to remove barriers to learning through supporting vulnerable children and their families throughout the schools.

Is confident signposting and coordinating the necessary multi-agency support to enable parents to help raise their child’s levels of attainment and achievement.
Is confident leading multi-agency meetings and is familiar with Rights For Children.
Is confident delivering safeguarding training to colleagues.
Is skilled at developing relationships with children, parents and staff at all levels and is an advocate for the relational approach.
Is skilled at delivering interventions with children.
Will work effectively with the school team to improve attendance.
Is not phased by the daily challenge and variety that a busy primary school can present.

We can offer the candidate:

A warm and welcoming working environment.

An exciting and innovative Trust that will inspire and allow you to reach your full potential.
Collaborative support and ongoing professional development
Employee Assistance programme
Cycle to work scheme
Opportunity to join the local government pension scheme

The closing date for applications is Friday 5th July at midday. Interviews to be held on the morning of Tuesday 9th July.

If you would like to find out more about this role please contact Colyton school office on 01297 552231 or email admin@colytonprimary.org.uk. Visits to the school are welcome by appointment.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires an enhanced DBS disclosure. Our Child Protection policy can be found on the school's website. Child Protection Policy All shortlisted applicants will be subject to an online search.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Colyton Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
141 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

School location

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