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Teaching Assistant Vacancy

St Margaret Clitherow Catholic Primary School, Brixham are seeking to appoint a positive and inspiring Teaching Assistant for October 2019. They are keen to accommodate the best candidates who will make a positive impact on our school and standards. Applicants with experience are encouraged to apply.

We offer:

  • A welcoming school with a strong Catholic ethos
  • Children who are polite, happy and motivated to learn
  • A supportive staff team who genuinely want the best for our pupils
  • A commitment to your own professional development

The successful candidate will:

  • Be happy to support the Catholic ethos of our school
  • Be committed to creating challenge, excitement, creativity and independence in learning
  • Be dedicated to raising standards and be a good role model
  • Have excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Be dynamic, resilient and hard working with a positive nature
  • Be able to work as part of a team and establish positive relationships with pupils, parents, governors and staff
  • Have a reflective and evaluative approach to their practice

Required October 2019

Salary: Grade C, point 10

Contract: Permanent, 27.5 hours per week x 39 weeks per year

Visits to the school are encouraged. To arrange a visit, please contact Jennifer Buckley-Wills, Senior Administrator by email at or contact the school on 01803 851647.

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.

Closing Date: noon 9th October 2019

Interviews: week commencing 14th October 2019

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by email