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Teaching Assistant (Full or Part Time)

Zembard Lane, Chard, Somerset, TA20 1JL
Holyrood Academy
Full Time, Part Time
£13197 actual (full time hrs)
21st November 2022
Start Date
As soon as possible
7th December 2022 11:05 AM
Contract Type
Fixed term contract
Job ID
Job Reference
Start date
As soon as possible
  • Contract type: Fixed term contract
  • Contract length: 12 mths in the first instance
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1289481

Required as soon as possible

Fixed term for 12 months in the first instance

We are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to join our dedicated Learning Support Team and contribute to ensuring the Academy continues to flourish.   

The successful applicant will provide support for individual students within mainstream classes in a variety of subjects, including sports and outdoor education.  

A warm, firm and caring approach to students is essential. No experience is necessary, however GCSE (or equivalent) grade C Maths and English are essential.

This is an excellent opportunity for individuals who are considering a career in teaching as you will have the opportunity to build effective relationships with students and colleagues and learn from a range of excellent teachers.

Hours : Full time - 31hrs 40 mins 8.15am – 3.10pm, Monday to Friday (includes 35 mins unpaid lunch), term time plus 2 days for training/staff meetings

We would be willing to accept applications from people who are unable to commit to 5 days per week but would be able to offer 3 or 4 days a week.  Please indicate on your application if you would be looking for full time or part time hours.


Safeguarding Statement:

Holyrood Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.   Safeguarding is our most important responsibility as a school.  Happy and healthy students who are free from harm,  are more likely to be successful throughout their education and thrive on their journey towards adulthood.

As part of our due diligence process when shortlisting, we may carry out an online search of publicly available material to identify any incidents or issues which we might want to explore with the applicant at interview.

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