Support Staff Vacancies


Welcome to the Support Staff vacancies section of the school website. Here you will find all the latest vacancies available within Great Torrington School. Before applying please be sure to read all the information below, failure to do so may affect your application.

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Learning Support Assistant Level 2

Salary: Grade C £18,933 to £19,698 per annum pro rata

Hours: 1130 hours per annum

1 permanent post and 1 fixed term post for 2 years

GTS is looking to appoint Level 2 Learning Support Assistants to start as soon as possible.  We have a permanent post and a fixed term post for 2 years.

The ability to communicate clearly, adaptability to meet a wide variety of situations, a sense of humour and a genuine desire to support and motivate young people in their learning, and an interest in supporting the social, emotional and mental health needs of young people, are all essential for this post.  A good all-round education and proficiency in literacy, numeracy and ICT are also required.

Closing Date:     Monday 1st November 2021 at 9am
Interview Date:   Wednesday 10th November 2021

Exam Invigilators

Salary details: £9.62 per hour

Casual, Part Time

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of young people? Are you able to relate to young people? Are you reliable, punctual, flexible, accurate, a confident communicator and able to work under pressure? If so, we need you!

GTS is seeking to appoint invigilators to join its established team during the busy exam periods throughout the academic year, particularly the summer terms.  Successful candidates will support and supervise students and act as readers and scribes during their examinations

The role will involve working with students, teaching staff and other invigilators.
The ability to work as part of a team is essential.
Full training will be given.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please return a completed application form to or telephone the school on 01805 623531 for more information

Great Torrington School is a successful and popular 11-16 school.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Check.   We are an equal opportunities employer.