Teaching Assistant

We are looking for a passionate and dedicated Teaching Assistant to join our collaborative academy, which is dedicated to developing our great team, centred around humility and respect.

This is an exciting opportunity to join Beer C of E Primary School, part of St Christopher's Multi Academy Trust. As part of your role you will be working as a 1:1 Teaching Assistant (currently this will be in KS1).

Beer C of E Primary School is led by a very passionate Head Teacher and aims to actively encourage the curious nature of its pupils. The school was built in 1978 and has grown to support its 90 pupils, on a beautiful site, benefiting from exceptional sea views. The pupils are exceptionally well behaved, and the school’s values of hope, patience, friendship and honesty which are embraced by both staff and pupils alike.

We are looking for someone who can demonstrate a calm and patient demeanour, who is committed to helping young people achieve their full potential. You will have had previous experience in working with children in a similar setting and be able to effectively communicate with adults and children alike.  If you are patient, friendly and nurturing and have a sound EYFS and KS1 pedagogy then we’d love to hear from you!

To arrange a school visit please contact the school office on 01297 20077 to make an appointment.

If you have any issues applying for this role, please contact HR via

Applications need to be completed by 12pm on 8th May 2024. Interviews will be held in the week commencing 13th May 2024.


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20 Hours per week, 38 weeks per year - 5 mornings and 2 afternoons


STC Grade 2 – NJC Points 3-5 Starting Salary £10,347 per annum (£22,737 FTE)

Contract Term

Fixed term until 31st August 2024 (post is related to 1:1 TA funding and could therefore be extended)


  • Peninsual Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Tax Free Childcare
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Commitment to personal development and CPD
  • Thorough and supportive induction process

Closing Date

12pm on Wednesday 8th May 2024

Interview Date

Week commencing 13th May 2024

Start Date

As soon as possible 


Breakfast Club Manager, All Saints CofE Primary School - Axminster


Are you passionate about providing children with a safe and enriched environment where they can creatively play at the beginning of their school day? If so, this could be the next career step for you. This is an exciting opportunity to supervise, grow and help to develop the great Breakfast Club provision for our pupils.

The successful candidate will have experience of working with children in an education setting and will be confident supervising a team. If you are someone who can provide a nourishing environment for our pupils who has the ability to maintain a positive and caring approach with an appreciation of the differing needs and abilities of primary age children, then we would be really interested in hearing from you.

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Job Description

Person Specification

Please note it is our process to apply for references for shortlisted applicants and to complete online searches in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance, for all shortlisted applicants. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS Disclosure is required for this post.

Please visit the below website for our Trust policies and our Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy: