Student Support Worker


Job Term Permanent
Appointment type Full Time
Hours per week 36
Weeks per year 39
Salary Grade D – £10.14p/h – £11.19p/h
Closing date 11th October 2019
Interview date w/c 14th October 2019

Tiverton High School is an innovative and successful school situated within easy reach of Exmoor and the North Devon coast. We have over 1100 students aged 11-16 on role and have a genuinely comprehensive intake. Our philosophy is grounded on the belief that ‘we are here to help children succeed: it’s that simple’.

We are a cooperative trust school and have recently joined a formal federation with Heathcoat Primary and Rackenford C of E Primary School.

We are looking for a Student Support Worker to join our busy Student Services Team. You will be actively on call during the school day to support students and staff with students’ approach to learning and support the smooth running of the school day by fulfilling morning, break and lunchtime duties.

You will be an excellent communicator and confident speaking with outside agencies. You will have experience of working with students aged 11-16 and be able to plan, organise and prioritise to meet deadlines.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check is required for this post.

If you are willing to go the extra mile and share our ambition to provide an outstanding education to fantastic children, then we would welcome your application.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged, please contact us on 01884 256655 to arrange this. For further information of for an application pack please telephone Meg Hepworth on 01884 256655 or email