General TA

St Columb Major ACE Academy          


2 x General Teaching Assistants (Fixed Term contracts)

(Mon – Friday mornings) Term time only

Grade C (£16,302 p.a. pro rata)

Start date: as soon as possible


St Columb Major Academy is an exciting, ambitious and forward thinking primary school near Newquay and is part of the Atlantic Centre of Excellence Multi Academy Trust. Our friendly school is 2-form entry with over 390 pupils on roll.


We seek two General Teaching Assistants on Fixed Term variable hours’ contracts, to work in Key Stage 1 for five mornings per week, until July 2019. We welcome applications from exceptional candidates who will make an effective contribution to our academy. Experience of working with this age group will be an advantage but not essential.


The successful candidates will:-

  • Be excellent practitioners
  • Be able to motivate and challenge young learners
  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team
  • Be committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of all children
  • Have good levels of numeracy and literacy skills.


We offer

  • A caring, supportive school community
  • Delightful, lively and engaged children
  • Dedicated and skilled staff


Experience of working within a Primary school class, or a proven desire to train/study in this field through voluntary experience and/or qualification, is essential.

ACE Academy Trust is committed to the safeguarding of children and the successful applicant will be required to share this commitment and to undergo checks including an enhanced DBS disclosure check.

To find out more about this exciting opportunity, please download the application form and information pack from and return the completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form by email, post or in person to the school office before the closing date below.

Closing date:      Tuesday 30th October, 2018

Interviews:      w/c 5th November, 2018


St Columb Major Academy

Newquay Road

St Columb Major



Tel:                        01637 880272