Playworker / Aspirant Teaching Assistant - Marine Academy Primary, Plymouth

Our school is part of the Ted Wragg Trust, an ambitious and inclusive Trust of schools strengthening our communities through excellent education.

Our values driven, rapidly growing 2-18 Trust has the highest expectations for every child, every day, with social justice at our core. We are determined for everyone to fulfil their greatest potential, to be the best they can be. Our inclusive Trust has a relentless commitment to help transform lives through learning.

The Ted Wragg Trust puts children at the centre of all we do. Delivering high quality, knowledge rich and inspiring curriculum. Our caring and inspirational team, work together to equip students with the knowledge, skills and experience to become compassionate and courageous citizens, determined to make the world a better place.

We are seeking to appoint motivated and creative Play Workers who will be responsible for ensuring that our children are supported positively and having fun at lunchtimes.

The successful candidates will:

  • be committed to providing enriched, fun activities for our children at lunchtimes.
  • use positive behaviour management strategies to make lunchtimes enjoyable and safe for our pupils.
  • be able to support children in developing good eating habits and successful games play at lunchtimes.
  • have the skills and sensitivity to deal with all members of our school community.

These positions are also suitable for aspirant Teaching Assistants who would like voluntary class based placements in addition to their working hours as a Playworker.

To apply and for further details please go to:

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before an appointment is confirmed.  This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

The Trust is committed to ensuring that our employees are able to achieve their full potential in an environment offering dignity, respect and equality of opportunity.