Current Vacancies at Clyst Heath

Full time Clerical Assistant/Receptionist to commence as soon as possible

We are seeking to recruit a hardworking and enthusiastic individual to provide reception and administrative support in a busy school office.  We can be flexible and would consider a job share.

Monday- Friday 8.15 – 3.15 pm  (term time only)                                                                        Salary:  £11463.41 - £11785.51

You will:

 - Be personable, positive and approachable

 - Be professional and trustworthy

 - Be self-motivated and able to use your initiative

 - Be able to work effectively in a team

 - Have a flexible approach and be able to multi-task

 - Have excellent verbal and written communication skills

 - Be confident in liaising with others by person and by telephone/email

Previous experience of working in a school environment with knowledge of SIMS and Excel is desirable but not essential. 

We can offer you the opportunity to work in a dynamic and passionate school, alongside dedicated and hardworking individuals who are together providing a personalised and aspirational educational experience for all our pupils.

We are an inclusive school where all staff build positive relationships with children, parents and visitors to the school.

Application forms and further information are available from our website: or by email to

Clyst Heath Nursery and Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the safeguarding and Child Protection Policy.

All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Baring Service check before appointment is confirmed

Visits to the school are encouraged.  For further information about the post, or to make an appointment to visit, please contact the school on 01392 361415

Closing Date Wednesday 17th January 2018

Interviews to take place week commencing  22nd January 2017

Teaching Assistant

We are seeking to recruit a Teaching Assistant who is confident, caring and can use their own initative when supporting children with a range of needs, under the guidance of the class teacher and our SENDco.

You must be highly motivated, flexible and committed, with experience of working with children of all abilities from the age of 7 years.

You will be expected to build a strong rapport with children and use your creativity and innovation to enrich learning opportunities, ensuring that all children are fully engaged and reach their full potential.

You will be part of our team of committed individuals, always having high expectations and promoting the principles of inclusion.

Excellent communication skills are essential.


£7.83 per hour - £8.19 a hour, term time only for 32.5 hours per week to include non-pupil days

Closing Date: 23 January 2018

Interview date:  30 January 2018

Please download and complete the application form and send by email to or by sending a large SAE to the school for the application form  Please apply by noon on the closing date.

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. All applicants will be required to provide two referees.