Staff Vacancies

Teaching Assistant Vacancy 

We are seeking to appoint a passionate and committed Teaching Assistant to start with us as soon as possible. Successful candidates will have a strong moral compass, high levels of emotional intelligence and a desire to continually improve their practice.

The role is a full-time, term time, fixed-term contracts The successful candidate will be working in our Nursery with our youngest children alonside the teacher and other nursery staff.

Candidates will need  good spoken English and a good level of written English and maths and the ability to be flexible to respond to the demands of a busy school environment.

Willowbrook School is a two-form entry primary school based on the outskirts of Exeter. We can offer you:

•           Wonderful children who adore their school and who behave well;

•           Friendly and welcoming staff;

•           A bespoke Teaching Assistant training programme;

•           A beautiful, spacious site that we use for sports and outdoor learning;

•           Well-organised systems for behaviour and curriculum;

•           A supportive senior leadership team.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, visits to the school are not possible. We recommend visiting the school website at and looking at our Twitter feed. Applications are welcome from Teaching Assistants of all levels of experience and would be an ideal opportunity for those considering a career in teaching.

Willowbrook School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to the receipt of an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and proof of the right to work in the UK.

Application forms will be available on the school website or you can email the school on


Posts are 32.5 hours a week

B Grade £9.43 per hour

38 weeks a year


Closing date 30th November 2020

Interview date to be confirmed