10 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    1 November 2021 at 8:00am

  • Date listed

    16 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Will consider part time, term time
Monday - Friday 8.30 am to 3.10 pm with a 40 minute unpaid break - 30 hours per week - 39 weeks per year.
Contract type
Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
NJC Grade B, Spinal point 2-3 (£18,198 - £18,562 pro rata)
Actual salary
£12,580 - £12,831

Job summary

South Dartmoor Community College is looking to appoint an experienced, confident and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant who shares our passion, vision and drive, and who is prepared to go that extra mile to support our students.  You would be joining a committed team of teaching assistants who play an important role across both schools.  The role involves supporting students with Special Educational Needs within the classroom. 

Applying for the job

For more information about South Dartmoor Community College and to apply for this post, please visit our website www.southdartmoor.devon.sch.uk. If you would like to discuss the position please contact Louise Telford, SENDCo (ltelford@southdartmoor.devon.sch.uk). Completed applications should be submitted to Cleo Perry (cperry@southdartmoor.devon.sch.uk). Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Closing Date: Monday 01 November 2021, 8.00 am. Applications received after this time will not be considered. Interviews will be held later in the week.

South Dartmoor Community College & the Atrium 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 require an enhanced DBS

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Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
873 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01364 655345

About South Dartmoor Community College

The College is on a rapid improvement journey and has a strong staff team in place to ensure every child is enabled to fulfil their potential. We have excellent pastoral support and our students report that they feel very happy and safe at the school. We are proud of our students. The relationships between staff and students are strong. Community engagement is also an important feature; we have an active Parent/Teacher Association (FOSDA—Friends of South Dartmoor Academy).

If you want to work in an inspiring, fully inclusive environment with students who want to succeed, and friendly, supportive staff, then we want to hear from you! You will join a passionate and dedicated team, and a Trust who is committed to providing professional development and opportunities for all colleagues. Part of the WeST Trust, we are an 11-18 College situated in Ashburton on the edge of Dartmoor. With impressive facilities, the College currently caters for approximately 900 students. Devon is a lovely place to live with the stunning Dartmoor and the beautiful Devon and Cornwall Coastline on your doorstep.

School location

Balland Lane, Ashburton, Devon, TQ13 7EW

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