Teaching Assistant Vacancies

Withycombe Raleigh C of E Primary School, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 3BA

Number of pupils on roll: 620

Weeks per annum: 38

Salary: £9.81 per hour - £10.21 per hour / Grade C - £18,933 - £19,698


Appointment Type: Term Time Only

Providing 1:1 support to Y6 child until 21st July 2021

Hours per week:

Post 1: 28.33 hours/week

Post 2 - 17.5 hours/week


Closing Date: Noon on 25th March 2021

Interview Date: 30th March 2021

What we are looking for:


  • Experience of working with a child/ren with additional needs would be advantageous.

  • An enthusiastic team player with excellent communication skills.

  • The ability to deliver effective interventions, recording and helping the teacher to analyse the results.

  • Numerate and with good standards of spoken and written English.

  • Ability to build excellent relationships with children and adults.

  • Have a good sense of humour and fun, with a desire to make a difference in helping all children to learn to their potential.


We offer:


  • The opportunity to work in a large, happy and caring school with a great team of support staff who have high aspirations for all of our children.

  • Work with other staff who are highly motivated, supportive and committed to the very best for our children.

  • To work in a welcoming, happy environment where hard work and commitment is valued.

  • Support for training for a range of interventions and learning strategies

  • To work in a well resourced school offering a wealth of learning experiences and opportunities for our children.

  • A church school that has strong core values and high expectations of behavior and learning.


This is a fixed term contract to support Year 6 children for the summer term 2021. Familiarity with ASD/PDA strategies, dealing with dysregulation, understanding that behaviour is communication of underlying needs, restorative approaches to challenging situations, assisting CYP with communication and interaction with peers, preparing for transition.


Job Description and Person Specification

Meal Time Assistant


Working 5 days week for 1 hour at lunchtimes

Term time only, 38 weeks per year

Fixed term - until July 2021

Grade A,  £9.25 hour.

Withycombe Raleigh Primary School wants to make lunchtimes as enjoyable a learning experience as the rest of the school day. We are looking for a Mealtime Assistant and would welcome applications from people who enjoy working with children and who would like to join our happy and hardworking team. Full training and support will be provided.


Collect an application form from the School Office or email apope@wrpschool.org

School Cleaners Required

Devon Norse are recruiting cleaners to work at Withycombe Raleigh C of E Primary School


We are currently recruiting 2 Cleaners

12.5 hours per week

over 41 weeks

at £8.72 per hour.

Full DBS is required. Uniform and training provided.

For more information please contact Lisa Heard on 07585 980724 or email at lisa.heard@ncsgrp.co.uk

Devon County Council job search pages (external link)

Other school vacancies

From time to time we have vacancies for Catering support staff and Meal Time Assistants. If you would like to register your interest in these positions please email: businessmanager@wrpschool.org

Governor Vacancies

We currently have vacancies for School Governors. If you're interested in becoming a School Governor, please email clerk@wrpschool.org for further details.


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 is required for all school posts.



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