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As the school grows, we will be recruiting staff to education and support roles. 


We are currently advertising for the role of Teaching Assistant. 

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Teaching Assistant

Job Term:                   Permanent / Part Time

Hours:                         32 hours per week / term time plus non pupil days

                                     8.30am – 3.30pm Monday to Friday inclusive

Salary / Grade:          £13,899 per annum / Grade C

Closing Date:              12 noon on Friday 6th November 2020

Interview Date:           Monday 16th November 2020

St James Church of England Primary and Nursery School opened in September 2018. It has a distinctive Christian character and makes the most of its’ Dartmoor setting by specialising in outdoor learning and education. You will need a good pair of wellies.

This is an exciting opportunity where we are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join our team in January 2021, or sooner if you are able to do so.  You will need to use your skills to assist the Class Teacher in enabling pupils to access learning and experiences. You’ll be working under the direction of the Class Teacher and SENDCO to assist in the management of pupils and the classroom.

If you have experience of working with children of a relevant age, relate well to children and adults and are passionate about enabling all children to access learning, we’d like to hear from you. Having a Level 3 qualification would be an advantage.

The successful candidates will be joining a small, committed and supportive staff team in a developing school. Flexibility is key. The position is offered as permanent.

Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust is committed to equal opportunities and applications are encouraged from all sections of the community.

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 is required for successful candidates.

To apply, please download the application pack below, complete and return the application form by the closing date.