We are seeking to appoint enthusiastic and committed individuals to support students with learning and behavioural needs. You will join a friendly, happy, highly supportive team and work alongside class teachers. A genuine interest in the wellbeing of children and young people is essential in order to help students achieve their full potential.
Proven experience of working with young people in a learning environment is also essential, as is Level 2 Numeracy/Literacy skills and NVQ 3 for TAs, or equivalent qualification.
We are at a very exciting stage of development, achieving success in many areas. If you feel you have the skills and abilities to undertake the role of Teaching Assistant, we would love to hear from you.
Okehampton College was granted Teaching School status April 2016, and established The Dartmoor Teaching Schools Alliance (DTSA), with over 90 schools as members across Devon. The establishment of DTSA has enhanced the quality of teaching and learning for our students and created opportunities for professional development for our staff, so that the opportunities for development and career progression within the organisation are superb.
We are delighted to be part of The Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust which came into effect on 1st January 2018. Our Trust consists of a total of 3 secondary schools and 14 primary schools and provides further opportunity for sharing good practice and resources and for staff development.
All schools in The Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS).
Okehampton College 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.