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Staff Vacancies

Teaching Assistant and Meal Time Assistant
Winkleigh Primary School
to start ASAP

Required Monday to Friday, term time only (38 weeks per year)

9.00am-12.00pm TA

12.00pm-13.00pm MTA

13.15pm-15.30pm TA


TA 26.25hrs per week, MTA 5hrs per week


TA Grade B £10.60-10.79 per hour

MTA Grade A £10.50 per hour


At Winkleigh Primary School we are passionate about learning and our Governing Board are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Teaching Assistant and Meal Time Assistant. This position will begin ASAP. The position will predominantly work in Key Stage Two but may work across the whole school. Ideally you will be experienced in working across all primary school key stages. Training will be provided. There may be the opportunity for progression to HLTA again training will be provided.


What we are looking for:

- You must be highly motivated, flexible and committed, ideally with experience of working with children of all abilities;

- You will have a good knowledge of standards and progress and have a clear understanding of how children learn;

- You must have English and Maths GCSE as a minimum and ideally experience of working with individuals, small groups, fulfilling classroom duties and using your own initiative;

- You will be able to build a strong rapport with children and use your creativity and innovation to enrich learning opportunities, ensuring that all children reach their full potential;

- You will enhance our team of committed individuals by always having high expectations and promoting the principles of inclusion;

- Excellent communication skills are essential;


We offer the opportunity to work:

- In a rural, caring school with a staff team who have high aspirations for all children;

- With staff who are highly motivated and committed to the very best for our children;

- In a welcoming, supportive environment where hard work and commitment is valued;


We welcome to visits to our school. To arrange a tour with a member of SLT please telephone 01837 83354 and book an appointment.

More information regarding our school can be found at or by telephoning 01837 83354.

We are committed to safeguarding and this role requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence, professionalism and fluency in English.

The Governors at Winkleigh Primary School (The Woodland Federation) have not adopted ’pay portability’ within their pay policy.


An application form and further details are available below.

Completed application forms should be returned to (School Business Manager)

Please apply by 9.00am on the closing date
21st February 2023. Interviews will be held on
24th February 2023.