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1:1 Teaching Assistant Vacancy - Yeoford Primary School

Full time, 5 days per week, 23.75hrs, NJC Grade C, £9.55ph

Plus MTA duty daily 6.25hrs per week, NJC Grade A, £9ph

Fixed term post to commence September 2020

Yeoford Primary School, part of the Link Multi Academy Trust, is seeking to appoint a 1:1 Teaching Assistant with Mealtime Assistant duty.

Yeoford Primary is small school with a warm and friendly family atmosphere. Situated just a short distance from Crediton, we make the most of our wonderful school grounds and idyllic rural setting throughout the year. Our school offers an exciting and relevant curriculum which provides excellent opportunities and experiences and great foundations for life. Whilst we focus on the highest academic achievement, we always have the ‘whole’ child in mind. We have an excellent team of inspirational staff who help the children develop into positive and enthusiastic learners who love coming to school.

This is a fixed term appointment linked to EHCP funding for specific support for a pupil 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.

Please see the links below to download an application form. Completed applications should be emailed to the Trust HR Officer, Sue Howard at

Visits to the school are encouraged. Please contact the school office on 01363 84234 to arrange a convenient time.

Closing date: Thursday 18th June 2020

Interview date: Thursday 25th June 2020

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