Tarka Learning Partnership Vacancies 

Primary Subject Leader Programme

Want to develop your Subject Leadership Expertise?

Tarka Learning partnership – in conjunction with SWIFT – has formed a partnership with the Chartered Management Institute and Petroc to develop a practical programme based on the skills and approaches Primary Subject Leaders need.

The programme aims to:

  • equip participants with a comprehensive understanding of practical subject leadership approaches linked to their own classroom and leadership
  • understand key elements of curriculum design including intent, implementation and
  • interweave progression statements within curriculum planning including concepts, knowledge and
  • establish high quality features of teaching and learning within their
  • support the development of CPD and subject knowledge for
  • prepare the leader for a deep dive within their

Please see the flyer for all the details, including the programme design, content, trainers cost and venues. Course start date: 3rd November 2021.

To apply: please visit https://www.petroc.ac.uk/courses/detail/primary-subject-leadership-apprenticeship-standard/ 

Webinars

Webinars will be taking place on Thursday 14th October (4.30-5.30pm) and Tuesday 19th October (4-5pm) where subject leaders can find out more about the programme. To book, please follow: www.subjectleadershipwebinarforsubjectleaders.eventbrite.co.uk 

For any queries, please email: della.oliver@tarkatrust.org.uk

Meal Time Assistant – The Park Community School

Contract Term: Permanent

Vacancy Closing Date: 1st November 2021

Interview Date: 4th November 2021

Work Pattern: Contracted hours 5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, Term time only. Grade: NJC Grade A, Scale point 1 £9.25 per hour

Please read the full job description before applying for this position.

As part of the Tarka Learning Partnership we are a Safe Employer and thorough checks will be carried out as part of our commitment to Safer Recruitment. We do not accept Curriculum Vitae. All successful applicants will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

After School Club Play Leader  – Newport Community School Primary Academy

16 hours, 15 minutes per week. 2.45pm-6.00pm Monday-Friday. 38 weeks per year, term time only

Grade D £10.41 – £11.50 per hour

Newport Community School Primary Academy is looking to employ an enthusiastic person who has the skills to lead a small team to provide quality and stimulating after school play provision for children aged between 4 – 11.

The successful person will need to:

  • Hold a Level 3 child relevant qualification
  • Lead and manage a small team of adults
  • Able to provide a stimulating and engaging play environment
  • Communicate effectively with parents

The school will offer you:

  • Opportunities for professional development as part of appraisal
  • Wider support from the teacher/leader of wraparound care provision
  • Committed and supportive team
  • Well resourced provision and fantastic children

There would also be the opportunity to work additional hours during the lunch period (Meal Time Assistant role) if the candidate requires further hours.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

A job description, person specification and application form can be found below. Please note, we do not accept CVs.

Completed applications for the attention of Julia Camp. Email: applications@newportprimary.devon.sch.uk

Closing Date: Friday 29th October 2021 at 12 noon

Job Description

Person Specification

Application Form

Activities Team Leader  – Newport Community School Primary Academy

Lunchtimes: 9 hours, 35 minutes per week. 11.35am-1.30pm Monday-Friday. 38 weeks per year, term time only.

Grade C £9.81 – £10.21 per hour

Newport Community School Primary Academy is looking to employ an enthusiastic person who has the skills to efficiently lead and deploy Meal Time Assistants to make sure that lunchtime provision for all pupils is safe, positive and promotes activity and wellbeing. You will be responsible for organising and planning children’s physical activities in the outside space. Alongside the Kitchen Manager and supported by Senior Leaders, you will ensure the overall smooth running of school lunches.

There will be opportunity for professional development relevant to the role and an expectation to hold a first aid certificate and participate in safeguarding training.

This job role will suit someone who has an interest or experience in providing physical activities for children and have the confidence to lead, motivate and support a small team.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

A job description, person specification and application form can be found below. Please note, we do not accept CVs.

Completed applications for the attention of Julia Camp. Email: applications@newportprimary.devon.sch.uk

Closing Date: Friday 29th October 2021 at 12 noon

Job Description

Person Specification

Application Form

Teaching Assistant – North Molton Primary School

25 Hours per week, 38 hours per year  £9.81 – £10.21 per hour

Closing date: Monday 18th October 2021

North Molton Primary School is a friendly, inclusive village school with a family ethos and an excellent staff team committed to the education and welfare of all of the children in their care. The school encourages all their children to work hard, be responsible, make a contribution to the community, be active and have fun too.

North Molton is currently looking to appoint an experienced, caring and hard-working Teaching Assistant to join their dedicated, enthusiastic team commencing as soon as possible. You would be working across the school with children within KS1 & KS2 classrooms.

You should have a good standard of general education, specifically good numeracy and literacy skills.  You will be able to communicate effectively with children and adults, have a flexible attitude and can-do approach.  The successful candidate will be friendly and approachable, with a good sense of humour.  Experience of working with children, good time management and the ability to work using your own initiative are highly desirable attributes.

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

In return, North Molton can offer you a friendly and supportive work environment with experienced and knowledgeable staff members who work closely as a staff team to meet the needs of all of our children.

North Molton welcomes visits to the school to discuss this opportunity in more detail and/or can be contracted for an informal conversation on 01598 740343.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This role requires a DBS disclosure.

Your completed application form should be returned to the school admin office at admin@nmp.school

For further details, please see the job description, person specification and application form.

Cover Supervisor – The Park Community School

Contract Term: Permanent

Vacancy Closing Date: 18th October 2021

Interview Date: 21st October 2021

Work Pattern: 8:30am to 3.45pm (lunch 12.50pm to 1.30pm) 1280 hours pa (0.753 FTE), which is term-time plus 4 non-pupil days

Grade: NJC Grade D Scale points 7-12 £20,092 – £22,183 FTE, term time only. Actual starting salary £13,324.80, pay award pending

Please read the full job description before applying for this position.

As part of the Tarka Learning Partnership we are a Safe Employer and thorough checks will be carried out as part of our commitment to Safer Recruitment. We do not accept Curriculum Vitae. All successful applicants will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Systems and Support Resources Assistant – The Park Community School

Job Title:  Systems and Support Resources Assistant

Contract Term: Permanent, term time only

Vacancy Closing Date: 9am 18/10/2021

Work Pattern: Contracted hours 22.5 hours per week, 38.8 weeks per year. General working hours will be 8.30-4.30pm. Some flexible working will be required to support out of school time activities.

Grade: Grade B (NJC Scale points 2-3 £18,198-18,562) starting point. Actual salary £8,232.39 pro rata plus holiday pay (pending pay award) plus first aid allowance.

Please read the full job description before applying for this position.

As part of the Tarka Learning Partnership we are a Safe Employer and thorough checks will be carried out as part of our commitment to Safer Recruitment. We do not accept Curriculum Vitae. All successful applicants will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.