Teaching Assistant x 2 Posts Wey Valley

Ambitions Academies Trust (AAT) comprises schools from all sectors: mainstream (primary and secondary) and special. AAT secures outstanding achievement and improved life chances of all our pupils. All our Academies have high expectations as the focus of their work. We are strongly committed to supporting colleagues in developing their careers further and offer excellent CPD opportunities.
We currently have the following vacancy at:
Wey Valley Academy, Dorchester Road, Weymouth, Dorset. DT3 5AN

Post: Teaching Assistants x 2 posts

Post Details: Full Time, term time only

Salary Scale: AAT Grade 3 pts 4-6

Full-Time Equivalent Salary: £18,993 – £19,698

Pro rata salary: £16,070 – £16,720


We are looking to recruit 2 full time Teaching Assistants to work within our Academy providing a comprehensive learning support service and ensuring students achieve their full potential. You will work within a classroom setting assisting the teacher by supporting the learning of our students through planned and differentiated activities, completing and maintaining records under supervision and promoting and safeguarding the welfare of pupils.
Enthusiasm, passion and a great sense of humour is essential as is a high level of personal commitment. The successful candidate will be required to have excellent Maths and English skills – equivalent to GCSE grade C or above. Previous experience in a school setting would be beneficial but is not essential, however the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate that they can engage with young people and build positive relationships.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Friday 27th November 2020
Interviews will take place week commencing:
Monday 30th November 2020
Start Date:
as soon as possible
To apply please see our website:


or contact:
Jenna Stone – 01305 817001
[email protected]
for an application pack.

Please note we DO NOT accept application by CV

Ambitions Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Rigorous checks will be made of the successful applicant’s background credentials, including enhanced DBS checks.


Outstanding Achievement for All
Part of Ambitions Academies Trust


Teaching Assistant Job Description

Teaching Assistant Person Specification



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