About Us

Clyst Vale Community College is a Rights Respecting school, offering secondary and further education with Maths, Science and Computing Academy status. Providing high quality education, life skills and vital learning experiences to students aged from 11 to 18. We are committed to providing the engaged, enlightened and well-educated citizens of tomorrow.

We are a thriving and vibrant Community College located in Broadclyst, East Devon. Visitors to Clyst Vale comment on the friendly, orderly atmosphere, the courtesy of our students, and the purposefulness in lessons. We have clear expectations and systems, but far more important are the excellent working relationships we establish between staff and students, as well as staff and parents.

All our Teaching Vacancies can be found on the TES Website link to CVCC Vacancies

Please see below for all our Support Staff Vacancies;

3 x Teaching Assistants – C Grade – Fixed Term Contract

1st September 2020 to 31st August 2021


Hours of work are; Monday – Friday, 8.40 – 3.20pm (1057 hours per annum)

Weeks per annum: 39 weeks


Actual starting salary £11,686 for 1057 hours per annum

The Role

You will provide support for individual and groups of pupils within mainstream classes, and through extraction, in a variety of subjects, including sports and outdoor education.

A warm, firm and caring approach to students is essential. No experience is necessary, however GCSE (or equivalent) Grade C Maths and English are essential

We are looking to appoint 3 Teaching Assistants, working 1057 hours per annum, over 39 weeks per year.

Our Additional Support Department

The Additional Support team work closely with subject teams, pastoral staff and parents to provide support for students with a wide range of special educational needs and disabilities. (SEND)

We have a wealth of experience and expertise and have built up strong links with Devon’s 0-25 team and other external agencies

The College works towards the effective inclusion of all students with SEND into mainstream lessons wherever possible while, at the same time, providing the necessary support to enable them to succeed.

We have a child centred approach which looks to build upon success and enable all to fulfil their potential.

To Apply

Applications via TES are welcome (see link above).

Alternatively, complete an application form below and email applications to

Closing date for all applications is 9am on Monday 29th June 2020.

Interview date : interviews will take place virtually, date to be confirmed.

Teaching Assistant Grade C

Teaching Assistant Person Specification

Standard Recruitment forms;

Application Form (Teaching)

Application Form (Non Teaching)

Diversity Form (Teachers & Non Teachers ) Apr 2011

ROA1 Form (Rehabilitation of Off Act 1974) form


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff to share this commitment.  All appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.


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