Teaching Assistant (Level 2) - 2 positions available

Okehampton College, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 1PW

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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    16 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    10 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

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  • Position 1 - 30hours per week / term time only / Mon-Fri 08.30-15.30 Position 2 – 24hours per week / term time only / 4 weekdays 08.30-15.30

Contract type



grade c

Teaching Assistant (Level 2) - 2 positions available job summary

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed individual to support students with learning and behavioural needs. You will join a friendly, happy, highly supportive team and work alongside class teachers. A genuine interest in the wellbeing of children and young people is essential in order to help students achieve their full potential.

Proven experience of working with young people in a learning environment is also essential, as is Level 2 Numeracy/Literacy skills and NVQ 3 for TAs, or equivalent qualification.

We are at a very exciting stage of development, achieving success in many areas. If you feel you have the skills and abilities to undertake the role of Teaching Assistant, we would love to hear from you.

We are delighted to be part of Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust which came into effect on 1st January 2018. Our Trust consists of a total of 3 secondary schools and 14 primary schools and provides further opportunity for sharing good practice and resources and for staff development.

All schools in The Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS).

For further details and to apply for this post, please visit the vacancies page on our Trust website https://www.dartmoormat.org.uk/

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About Okehampton College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1417 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

​​At Okehampton College our simple aim is nothing more, and nothing less, than for all our students to leave us as highly qualified, personable, articulate, and socially responsible young citizens, ready to lead happy and enriching lives.

​​​We are a vibrant academy, serving students aged 11-19, set on the edge of beautiful Dartmoor. We are rooted in the community we serve, and committed to the development of our students’ character, as well as their academic achievement. This is underpinned by our inclusive ethos and through our CORE values of Community, Opportunity, Respect and Equity. We strive to embed these values in how we treat each other and work together.

We have high expectations and believe that excellence cannot be achieved without equity. As a member of the Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust family of schools, we seek to transform the life chances of all our students, irrespective of their background, aiming for all our students to grow, intellectually and emotionally, in a safe, supportive, and inspiring learning environment.

The high educational ambitions we have of our students are driven by a broad and balanced, knowledge-rich curriculum, from Key Stage 3 through to Key Stage 5. We offer more than 30 GCSE and vocational qualifications, and 30 A-level and Post-16 vocational qualifications, alongside a wide range of extra-curricular opportunities.

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