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Whistley Hill, Ashburton, TQ13 7DW

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Teaching Assistant

10.5 hours per week (2 days), 38 weeks per annum

NJC C 5 -7 £11.98-£12.59 per hour

Job term: Fixed term until 31st August 2024

LOCATION:  Ashburton Primary School

 

We are looking to appoint a SEND Teaching Assistant starting as soon as possible, working two days per week (either Monday and Tuesday or Thursday and Friday).  This is a fixed term position until the end of this academic year working with children with high SEND needs.

 

You will need to be enthusiastic, have a knowledge of how children learn and be committed to a collaborative approach working with colleagues to deliver the highest quality support and best possible outcomes for each child.  You should have a clear understanding of safeguarding and be passionate about working with children.  Experience working in a primary setting and some evidence of supporting children with SEND would be desirable.

 

This is an exciting opportunity to join the newly created Westcountry Schools Trust, currently employing approximately 2,500 staff and growing. We are a dynamic organisation with our students and staff at our heart. Built on an extensive track record of excellence, the Trust combines a range of secondary colleges, primary schools and business units based in a variety of sites across Devon and Cornwall. We are also a stone’s throw from some of the best beaches and countryside in the country.

 

If you believe you can demonstrate the dedication, skills and passion required, we look forward to receiving your application. Application forms, full job description and person specification are available from www.ashburton-primary.devon.sch.uk ; completed applications should be submitted to ndixon@ashburton-primary.devon.sch.uk by 5pm on Thursday 4th January 2024.  Interviews will be held on Tuesday 9th January 2024.

 

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

An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Caretaker

12.5 hours per week – Monday to Friday 3.15-5.45pm

Permanent

Ashburton Primary School (part of the WeST Academy)

Salary:  NJC Grade D (8-12) £12.80-£13.69 per hour

Required as soon as possible.

 

As our caretaker you will play a key role in the running of our school. Be it providing security for the site, site maintenance, cleaning or other directed tasks you will be a valuable member of the our team. This is a varied role, which will cover site security, maintenance and upkeep of facilities, waste management, compliance, as well as additional duties as directed by the Headteacher, all while adhering to good health and safety practices.  You will work with the wider Trust maintenance team to ensure the school remains in excellent condition both for the pupils as a learning environment and for our staff to work in.

 

An aptitude and enjoyment of practical work is at the core of this position.  IT literacy is also required for compliance and record keeping.

 

This is an exciting opportunity to join Westcountry Schools Trust, currently employing approximately 2500 staff and growing. We are a dynamic organisation with our students and staff at our heart. Built on an extensive track record of excellence, the Trust combines a range of secondary colleges, primary schools and business units based in a variety of sites across Devon and Cornwall. We are also a stone’s throw from some of the best beaches and countryside in the country.

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An enhanced DBS check will be required.

 

If you would like further information or an application pack, please contact Nicola Dixon on her email address (ndixon@ashburton-primary.devon.sch.uk).  A full application pack can also be found on our website.

 

Closing date for applications: Thursday 4th January 2024

Interview date:  Tuesday 9th January 2024

 

 

Teacher – Nurture

17.5 hours per week – Monday to Friday mornings

Fixed Term to 31st August 2024

Ashburton Primary School (part of the WeST Academy)

Salary:  Teachers Main Pay Scale

Required as soon as possible.

 

If you are an enthusiastic and highly motivated teacher who is committed to ensuring that all children achieve high standards and enjoy their learning, then we would love you to join our team.

 

You will need to be:

  • Passionate about teaching and learning
  • Committed to ensuring every child achieves their potential
  • Collaborative and reflective
  • Willing to fully participate in all school activities
  • Innovative and forward thinking
  • Flexible

 

Ideally you will have experience teaching children with emotional, behavioural and learning needs.  Plus, you will be able to work every morning, Monday to Friday. 

 

We can offer you a friendly supportive team of colleagues, a well-maintained environment, good resources, access to high quality CPD and lovely children.

 

This is an exciting opportunity to join Westcountry Schools Trust, currently employing approximately 1500 staff and growing. We are a dynamic organisation with our students and staff at our heart. Built on an extensive track record of excellence, the Trust combines a range of secondary colleges, primary schools and business units based in a variety of sites across Devon and Cornwall. We are also a stone’s throw from some of the best beaches and countryside in the country.

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An enhanced DBS check will be required.

 

If you would like further information or an application pack, please contact Nicola Dixon on her email address (ndixon@ashburton-primary.devon.sch.uk).  A full application pack can also be found on our website.

 

Closing date for applications: Thursday 4th January 2024

Interview date:  Tuesday 9th January 2024

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