Skip to content ↓


Education Support Staff

We are looking to appoint Learning Support Assistants who will guide and support our young people in their personal, social and educational development – assisting them reach their full potential within society. The successful candidate will work with young people with behavioural and learning difficulties helping them maintain their place within education.  This can include working 1:1, on vocational programmes, at our main school in St. Budeaux (Primary/Secondary) and our off site Aspire centres.

Mount Tamar would welcome applications from those with previous experience of working with young people with challenging backgrounds and a passion to making a difference to young people’s lives through Education.


Grade C-D depending on experience – Actual Salary between £11,460-£15,840

29 hours per week for 39 weeks per annum

Staff Role Profile:

Excellent communication and listening skills

The ability to inspire, motivate and build trusting professional relationships with our young people

Our Promise to You:

Clear structures for support, supervision and continuous professional development

Commitment to the learning needs of the staff as well as the young people

Please download an application form from the school website only applications sent completing the school’s application form will be accepted.

Mount Tamar is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check

Closing Date: 17th July 2020