West Exe - Learning Support Assistant

Job Title                             Learning Support Assistant – Grade B (£17,711-£18,065 FTE)

Work Location:                West Exe School, Hatherleigh Road, Exeter, EX2 9JU                     

Appointment type:         Full Time

Job term:                           Permanent

Required from:                ASAP    

Closing Date:                    Monday, 2 March 2020 @ 09:00

Interview Date:                Monday, 9 March 2020


The Ted Wragg Multi-Academy Trust based in Exeter is a values-driven growing Trust, committed to the transformation of lives through education, ensuring that the Trust delivers outstanding outcomes for every pupil.

Currently operating seven schools:  Cranbrook, Isca Academy, St James, Exwick Heights, St Luke’s, West Exe and Whipton Barton Federation, we provide a diverse curriculum for over 5,000 learners.  The Trust has grown significantly in recent years, with an ambition to expand further.

We are looking to recruit a committed, hardworking and enthusiastic Learning Support Assistant to start as soon as possible.

Under the direction of the Head of Learning Support, the post holder will have responsibility for supporting students in small groups and one to one.

A good level of education is essential, with the postholder having achieved at least grade C in GCSE English and Maths or equivalent qualifications.

The postholder should be capable of developing excellent relationships with the students and therefore a proven record of successfully working with young people is essential.

If you are able to meet the requirements of this role, we would love to hear from you.  For an informal conversation to find out more about the role, or to visit us at West Exe School please contact 01392 660100 or e-mail recruitment@westexe.devon.sch.uk

Closing date:   Monday, 2 March 2020 @ 09:00

Interviews:   Monday, 9 March 2020

All applications should be made by completing the Trust application form, including evidence of how you meet the person specification for the role and should be submitted to recruitment@westexe.devon.sch.uk by 09:00 on the closing date.

Further details and an application form can be downloaded from West Exe School website https://westexe.devon.sch.uk/vacancies/

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.