St James School                                  

Teaching Assistant

Grade B – £17,711 – £18,065 (actual salary £14,220 – £14,505)


35 hours per week – term time only (39 weeks per annum)

Start date:  1st September 2020


This is an exciting opportunity assisting SENDCo team and teaching staff in the support of students with additional needs. At the time of advertising, this role will require the successful applicant to undertake supporting students with their personal care and physical needs although the role may evolve over time.

The role will be varied and the successful applicant will need to show empathy and resilience and be able to offer support and guidance in a range of situations within the school. 

If you would like further information, please contact Tamar Busby on

Application forms and further information are available from our website: or by email to

Closing date:  Midday on Monday 13th July

Interview Date: TBC

Teaching Assistant Application Pack

 The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is a values driven, rapidly growing 2 – 16 Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivery outstanding outcomes for every pupil, regardless of background. With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our pupils.

 The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.

Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust School Governors – EXETER

The Ted Wragg Multi-Academy Trust is an exciting and growing trust with the ambition to raise the aspirations of young people and enable them to become fulfilled, confident and motivated citizens, able to contribute actively to a democratic society. Our students across the wider Exeter area, regardless of social or cultural background, are motivated to succeed and make outstanding progress because their needs are met through creative, relevant and innovative provision.

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust family of schools currently consists of Isca Academy, St James, Cranbrook Education Campus, West Exe and Exwick Heights. The Trust has trustees from the University of Exeter and Exeter College, as well as from reputable local businesses. We currently have governor vacancies in many of our schools and are looking to strengthen our governance with energetic and driven individuals with a wide range of expertise across both education and business. Although the role of a governor is voluntary, we are able to offer training and personal development, extensive support from our wide network of governors and limitless opportunity to positively impact on the education and life chances of our young people in and around Exeter. If you have the ability to commit your time and enthusiasm and you share our values in inspiring the next generation we would be keen to hear from you.
Thank you for your interest.

Rob Bosworth
Chair of the Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust

Please contact Alison Layton-Hill, Clerk to the Trust by telephone on 01404 823293 x 272 or by email on for an informal chat or to register your interest.

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post.