Job Vacancies

Details of opportunities to work at Exwick Heights will be posted here when available. Application forms can be posted to the address on the contact us page or emailed to


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Fixed Term Maternity Teacher – KS1

At Exwick Heights Primary School we are an outstanding Primary & Nursery School looking to
appoint a Key Stage 1 teacher to cover a maternity leave. We have a reputation for highly successful school improvement and passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all pupils.

The post is a fixed term maternity contract. We are keen to appoint an enthusiastic and committed
individual to join our fantastic team, teaching in Key Stage 1.

J2066 - Teaching Assistant - Key Stage 2

Grade B2 Salary £18,198 (pro-rata £9,703.24)

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to provide support for our Year 6 pupils. Ideally, applicants will have recent, relevant experience of working with children within an educational setting at upper Key Stage 2. We are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking, creative practitioners, who are able to motivate pupils and demonstrate secure subject knowledge for the Year 6 curriculum.

J2067 - Teaching Assistant - Key Stage 1 SEND

12 noon to 3.20pm Monday to Friday, 16.67 hours per week, Grade B2 Salary £18,198 (pro-rata £6,810.65)

Do you consider yourself to be an excellent practitioner, who always puts the needs of the children first?

We are seeking a highly skilled teaching assistant to work within a Key Stage 1 Classroom to support a pupil with complex social and emotional needs. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting all aspects of the child’s needs and encouraging him to become an independent learner across the curriculum.

Experience of working within a school setting is essential. Supporting children with complex needs is desirable but not essential as a thorough induction will be given. You must be totally committed to supporting pupils and have an excellent attendance record within the work place. A reliable, enthusiastic, calm approach, as well as the ability to work as part of a team is equally essential. Knowledge and experience of Attachment Based Mentoring is highly desired for this position.

J0113 - Teaching Assistant - Nursery

8:30am to 3:30pm Monday to Friday, 32.5 hours per week Grade B2 Salary £18,198 (pro-rata £13,278.11)

We are seeking a highly skilled teaching assistant to work within our growing Nursery, part of our successful and thriving Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS).

Mealtime Assistant Required
Grade A, Scale Point 1, £9.50 per hour (pending pay award)

We have part-time vacancies that fit in with school hours and holidays. We are seeking to recruit 2 Mealtime Assistants to work Monday to Friday 11.45am – 1.15pm and 12pm to 1.30pm.


Application forms & job descriptions are available from the school website or from the main reception office. All completed forms should be emailed to: or returned to the main office.


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