exe valley federation

Exe Valley

Covid Recovery Teaching Assistant


Applications are welcome for the following appointment:


Following the DfE’s announcement that schools will be given funding to support children to catch up, the Governors we would like to recruit an experienced Teaching Assistant to develop and deliver a Recovery, Refocus and Readiness programme across the federation. This post will involve liaising with teachers and the RRR Lead Teacher to identify children who would benefit from intervention and then supporting children’s learning in class, leading pre-teaching and post-teaching intervention groups. Experience of working with children who have had emotional and learning challenges would be a particular advantage.

This is a full-time post from 8.45am to 3.45pm each day and may include some lunchtime supervision. The salary for this post is £9.55 - £9.94 per hour, depending on experience and is for term time only, but includes 5 non-pupil days (39 weeks per year). This is a temporary contract from 1st October to 31st December 2020 in the first instance but may be extended into the new year.

If you would like more information about the Exe Valley Federation, please visit our website at www.exevalleyfederation.co.uk.

Letters of applications should be addressed to Mr J. Jolliffe, Executive Headteacher, Cheriton Fitzpaine School, Cheriton Fitzpaine, Crediton, Devon EX17 4AN or emailed to cheritonadmin@exevalleyfederation.org.uk , stating your experience and expertise and suitability for the post applied for.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 18th September 2020. Interviews will take place soon afterwards.

The Exe Valley Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our children. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and references will be taken up prior to appointment.

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