Student Support Worker

Back to vacancies
Type of Position:Student Support Worker
School:Twynham School
Salary:Dorset Grade 5 - £15,337 - £15,957
Start Date:ASAP
Closing Date: Friday 22 January 2021 at 8am

Student Support Worker

Start date


Contract type

35 hours per week, term time plus INSET days

Green Book (support staff) conditions

Contract term

Temporary until 23rd July 2021


Dorset Grade 5

Salary range

Support Staff salary scale points 4-6 - £15,337 - £15,957


Twynham School


About the Post

Twynham School is a very special place with an excellent reputation both locally and nationally. We are a heavily over-subscribed school where achievement is exceptionally high, students are well-behaved and eager to learn and relationships are very special. There is an energy about Twynham School; we are entering an exciting decade for the school, our MAT and our community and successful applicants can be confident that they will be working in a truly great environment.

This is a truly exceptional opportunity for a talented colleague.


Who we are looking for

These positions are ideal for candidates:

  • Who may be interested in entering the teaching profession
  • Who have experience of working with young people and have the desire to make a difference to their lives

You are likely to be someone who:

  • Possesses excellent communication skills
  • Relishes the challenge of working in an educational environment
  • Will embrace our highly supportive and professional culture

Twynham Learning can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work with wonderful young people
  • The opportunity to work with exceptional colleagues throughout our school
  • High quality continued professional development and opportunities to progress


Any questions?

To discuss the post or your application, please contact Alex Major (PA to Headteacher) at


How to apply

To apply for this vacancy, please submit an Application Form and Criminal Records Declaration Form by email to: 

Only applications on the Twynham Learning official ‘Application Form – Non-Teaching Posts’ will be accepted. You can download the forms here:

The closing date is Friday 22nd January 2021 at 8am.


To keep our candidates and staff safe during this period of national lockdown, we are carrying out interviews using online video-conferencing technology, rather than meeting candidates in person.



Twynham Learning is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and inclusiveness. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. We are committed to robust Safer Recruitment processes as part of our strong commitment to safeguard children and young people.


Page Downloads Date  
Student Support Worker Job Description D... 06th Jan 2021 Download