Vacancies

Cover Supervisor

Level 4 Teaching Assistant: Cover Supervisor
Salary Grade F spinal points 12-17 £22,183 (pro rata £17,971)
35 hrs a week
Also there is a potential for non-term time work with a partner company. (Optional)

Due to the promotion of our current post holder to an internal teaching role, we wish to appoint an excellent and inspiring Cover Supervisor to join our strong school team. This role will be a permanent appointment.

You will supervise classes of students across the school during the absence of teaching staff to ensure learning continues following cohesive planning. You must have experience working in a school environment and it is important that you are personable, friendly, adaptable and able to work both within a team and under your own initiative.

You must have experience working in a school environment and it is important that you are personable, friendly, adaptable and able to work both within a team and under your own initiative. As Cover Supervisor you will need to demonstrate a good understanding of teaching and learning, and be able to communicate at all levels with pupils, staff and parents.

This post will suit:

  • An early career teacher who is seeking a post to further develop their skills and experience before taking a teaching role;
  • Teachers who love the role of working with children but do not want the full responsibility of a teaching role;
  • Teachers looking to return to the sector after a career break who wish to update their skills and knowledge;
  • Experienced Teaching Assistants or Cover Supervisors

The detailed roles and responsibilities for the post can be viewed on the Person Specifications and Job Descriptions. Please read these carefully and consider how your skills and experience match requirements.

You would be joining a happy team that highly values the strengths and individuality of all of our children, their families and staff. We strive to ensure that everyone is able to achieve their highest potential in all areas of development through individualised learning. This is highly successful and results in the children making excellent progress in their learning and achievements.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The above is subject to a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure Certificate with Barred List check (child) via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

School visits are warmly welcomed.  Please contact us on 01803 327419 to arrange a visit.  Please also feel free to browse the information on the school website to find out more about us: To apply for this role please visit https://www.watcombe-primary.torbay.sch.uk/vacancies/

Closing date: Monday 27 September 2021 @ 9am
Interview date: w/c 4 October 2021

To find out more please download below our application pack

Cover Supervisor Application Pack

Application Form

All completed application forms to be returned to admin@watcombe-primary.torbay.sch.uk

Level 4 Pastoral Teaching Assistant

Level 4 Pastoral Teaching Assistant
Salary Grade F spinal points 12-17 £22,183 (pro rata £13,478)26.25hrs a week

We wish to appoint an excellent and inspiring Level 4 Teaching Assistant to join our outstanding Pastoral Team.

You will lead and manage groups of children within the lower half of the school supporting their emotional needs enabling them to access learning in the classroom.

You must have experience working in a school environment and knowledge, understanding and experience of working with vulnerable children. It is important that you are able to work both within a team and under your own initiative.

As a Level 4 Teaching Assistant you will demonstrate a good understanding of social & emotional mental health, be able to build effective relationships and communicate clearly with pupils, staff and parents.

This post will suit an experienced Teaching Assistant.

You would be joining a happy team that highly values the strengths and individuality of all of our children, their families and staff. We strive to ensure that everyone is able to achieve their highest potential in all areas of development through individualised learning. This is highly successful and results in the children making excellent progress in their learning and achievements.

Watcombe Primary School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DSB check will be required in-line with safer recruitment guidelines.

Closing date for application: 27/09/21 @ 9am

Interviews in the week beginning: 04/10/21

To find out more please download our application pack below

Teaching Assistant Pastoral Support Application Pack

Application Form

Please return all completed applications to admin@watcombe-primary.torbay.sch.uk

Level 1 Teaching Assistants x 2 SEND Linked

Level 1 Teaching Assistants x 2 SEND Linked
Salary Grade B spinal points 2 (pro rata £11,052)
26.25hrs a week

We are looking to appoint 2 x Level 1, Teaching Assistants to support a Y5 SEND pupil and a SEND child in Reception. These roles are fixed term as they will be linked to the pupil.

You will need to be enthusiastic, have a knowledge of how children learn and be committed to a whole school collaborate approach. You must demonstrate a commitment to continuous improvement and strive to ensure all children make good progress.

You would be joining a happy team that highly values the strengths and individuality of all of our children, their families and staff. We strive to ensure that everyone is able to achieve their highest potential in all areas of development through individualised learning. This is highly successful and results in the children making excellent progress in their learning and achievements.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment

The roles and responsibilities for the post are drawn up on the enclosed Person Specifications and Job Descriptions. Please read these carefully as they vary for the different roles and consider how your skills and experience match requirements.

Please browse through the information on the school website. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the school.

The above post is subject to a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure Certificate with Barred List check (child) via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We look forward to receiving your application form

Closing date: 27 September 2021 @ 9am
Interview date: Wk bg. 04/10/21

To find out more please download our application pack below.

KS2 TA Application Pack Level 1 individual pupil

Application Form

Please return all completed applications to admin@watcombe-primary.torbay.sch.uk

Kickstart Scheme

If you have been referred by the Department of Work and Penisons to apply for one of our available roles, please download and complete our application form below.

When completing your application, please state which role you wish to apply for and return your completed application to David Saunders, School Business Manager at finance@watcombe-primary.torbay.sch.uk

Application Form