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Vacancy for Teaching Assistant – Grade C – Full Time

Woodwater Academy in Exeter is seeking to appoint a full-time Teaching Assistant who is enthusiastic, skilled and flexible, to join our dedicated and positive team; initially working in Key Stage One. We are part of Ventrus Multi-Academy Trust, a family of fifteen schools. We are a large staff team and good communication skills are essential.

As a school we offer induction and training, as well as opportunities for staff development within our Trust. We are a large, inclusive school committed to developing children’s independence skills and nurturing their academic, social and emotional needs; we strive to improve the lives of every child to ensure barriers are removed and all children achieve their potential.

The successful applicant should be able to demonstrate a patient, calm and encouraging approach and that they have previous experience of working with children. If you would like to come and meet us before you apply, we welcome visits to our school. All applicants require a minimum GCSE C Grade in both maths and English for this post. This a full-time (29.25 hrs) C Grade vacancy. Hours: Five full days 9:00am – 3:25pm.

Closing date for this position is the Wednesday 9th January 2019 at 9am.

Shortlisting will commence on the 9th January 2019.

Interviews for this post will be on Wednesday 16th January 2019.

To apply for this role please email Lorraine Puttick, SENDCo at with a personal statement of why you would like this position.

TA Job Description

TA Grade C Person Specification

Ventrus is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure is required for this post. Ventrus is an equal