Beaford Community

Primary and Nursery School

Beaford, Winkleigh, Devon EX19 8LJ

01805 603263


Vacancies at Beaford Community Primary & Nursery School

General Guidance

  • All of our vacancies are displayed on the website, we therefore do not accept speculative applications. We only accept applications completed on our official application forms.

  • Your application must be received by 12 noon on the closing date.

  • We do not accept CVs or late applications

  • No agencies please

  • To apply for the positions shown you can either email your application to or post a completed application form to the school at Beaford Community Primary & Nursery School, Beaford, Winkleigh, Devon, EX19 8LJ.  

  • Because of the large volume of applications we receive, it is not possible to reply to unsuccessful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date please assume you have not been successful in securing an interview on this occasion. However, please do not let this dissuade you from applying for future vacancies should they arise.

Safeguarding Statement

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


DBS Checks and References

Enhanced DBS disclosures and satisfactory references are required for all staff and  volunteers.


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Current Vacancies

Learning Assistant / Early Years Assistant (2 posts) 

Required from September 2018 (permanent)

If you are passionate about children’s learning and achievement and are keen to be part of a school where professional development is prioritised, then this would be an exciting opportunity for you.  There is some flexibility with hours and days worked for both posts, but a minimum requirement of 24 hours per week is required which includes lunchtime supervision.

 Post 1: Learning Assistant / Meal Time Assistant

 Learning Assistant – Grade B (SCP 7-11).  Minimum of 20 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

 Mealtime Assistant – Grade A (SCP 6). Minimum of 4 hours per week, 38 weeks per year

 Post 2: Early Years Assistant / Meal Time Assistant

 Early Years Assistant - Grade B (SCP 7 – 11). Minimum of 20 hours per week , 39 weeks per year

 Mealtime Assistant – Grade A (SCP 6). Minimum of 4 hours per week, 38 weeks per year


Letter to Applicant

Learning Assistant Job Description/Person Specification 

Early Years Assistant Job Description/Person Specification

Meal Time Assistant Job Description

Application Form