Teaching Assistant

Harbertonford Church of England Primary School, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 7TA

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    7 June 2022

  • Application deadline

    19 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    3 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type



£9.99 per hour as TA and £9.50 as MTA

Teaching Assistant job summary

Harbertonford C of E Primary School, part of the Link Multi Academy Trust, is seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant.

The appointment will include a Fixed Term contract of 12 hours per week linked to EHCP funding for specific support for two pupils with special educational needs. You will provide in class support including tailored interventions, and small group work under the direction of the teacher and SENDCo. We are looking for an individual with a sensitive and nurting approach to children’s needs, who can be flexible, communicate effectively and think creatively.

Ideally, you will:
- Be able to build positive relationships with children, staff and parents;
- Have excellent English and Maths skills;
- Have high expectations of children’s behaviour and be able to maintain consistent boundaries;
- Be willing to work as part of a team and have a good sense of humour;
- Be able to use your own initiative when required;
- Have experience in a similar role in a school;
- Have prior knowledge and experience of working with children with special educational needs.

You should have English and Maths to GCSE A-C or equivalent.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Applying for the job

All completed applications must be sent to the Trust HR Officer Sue Howard

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Harbertonford Church of England Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
123 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Contact email
Contact phone number
01803 762113

Harbertonford is a thriving small Church School situated just outside the town of Totnes. Our School achieves high academic standards through the provision of an exciting curriculum that makes the most of our beautiful surroundings and our caring, nurturing environment. It is a vibrant and exciting place aiming to help our pupils to discover their potential and enable them to fulfil it, whilst valuing their individuality and developing the whole child. Harbertonford has a good reputation, built on high standards and a caring ethos and we strive to meet the challenges of preparing children for the future, instilling a lifelong love of learning on the way.

Arranging a visit to Harbertonford Church of England Primary School

Please contact the school office on 01803 732352 to arrange a convenient time if you would like to visit the school.

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