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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Part Time Cover Supervisor

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

GTS is seeking to appoint casual Cover Supervisors to join us to provide cover in the event of staff absence during the academic year.

Successful candidates will support, teach, and supervise students in a classroom environment. They will deliver pre-prepared lessons to our pupils following an appropriate induction programme.

Job Description & Person Specification

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Learning Support Assistant Level 2

Salary Grade C (Points 4 - 6)

One year fixed contract to 31st August 2022

£18,933 - £19,698 pro rata 1130 hours per annum

GTS is looking to appoint a Level 2 Learning Support Assistant to start as soon as possible to work with an identified pupil. This is a one-year fixed contract but may be extended subject to funding.

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.

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Person Specification

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Applications close on 26th April 2021 at 9am.

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.