Permanent – Required to start 1st September 2022

30 hours per week, 44.194 paid weeks

(Term Time + 3 additional days across the year)

Salary range £12,596 actual gross per annum (Pay and grading review pending)

Our dedicated and experienced Learning Support team are looking to appoint two dynamic and enthusiastic Teaching Assistants to join a well established department supporting students with additional needs.  We seek to appoint individuals who can take a proactive role in supporting the educational, social and physical needs of students at our school.  The successful candidates will be able to use their initiative and support teaching and learning within the English and Mathematics departments.  Necessary training will be provided to the successful candidates.  If you are passionate and enthusiastic about working with fantastic young people, we would love to hear from you.

Newquay Tretherras is a wonderful, forward-thinking place to work and this is an exciting opportunity for a talented and committed practitioner to develop their career in a great school, working with our fantastic staff and students.  We are the largest school in Cornwall, with over 1700 young people, including a thriving Sixth Form.  Newquay Tretherras is part of Cornwall Education Learning Trust (CELT), a family of Cornish Primary and Secondary Schools, which is responsible for educating learners in four secondary schools, one junior school and nine primary schools with a strategic vision of ‘learning together to help every child achieve more’. 

Application forms and full details are available to download from below.

Applications by CV, letter or social media alone will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications:     Friday 24th June 2022 at 9am

Interviews to be held:                  Friday 1st July 2022     

Cornwall Education Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All offers of employment are subject to the satisfactory completion of safer recruitment checks and references including an enhanced DBS check.

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