Teaching Assistant, Somerset

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West Somerset CollegeSomerset
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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £10,857 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

West Somerset College is an all-inclusive College catering for 13 to 18 year olds, situated on the edge of Exmoor National Park.


27.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (Term time plus INSET days)

Actual starting salary: £10,857 per annum

Fixed term until 31st August 2020, pending funding

At West Somerset College we aim to provide a rich and varied education for all of our students. We believe that ensuring students realise their full potential depends upon a continuous drive for excellence by our staff.

We are looking for an individual who is able to work as a part of a friendly and effective team to support our students.

You will need to be educated to GCSE standard or equivalent in literacy and numeracy, with experience of dealing with young people. Experience of supporting students within an educational setting would be an advantage.

Further details and an application pack can be found in ‘Vacancies’ in the ‘Information’ section at:


Closing date for applications: Midday, Friday 5th July 2019

Anticipated interview date: Friday 12th July 2019

West Somerset College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment.  Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position.

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