01752 300101


Woodlands School, Picklecombe Drive, off Tamerton Foliot Road, Whitleigh, PLYMOUTH PL6 5ES




28.75 hours per week, Mon - Fri, 39 weeks per year - Various Classes

New Salary Scale point 5 - 7: C5 £12,852 to C7 £13,368 actual salary

Due to an increase in our pupil numbers we are looking for more outstanding individuals to support outstanding young people here at Woodlands School. With no two days ever the same, the work is always rewarding and challenging.

We are based in a state-of-the-art facility in Whitleigh, which offers our pupils an amazing environment in which to learn and flourish. Our pupils are aged 2 to 19 with a wide range of physical and learning needs. You will support them in their education, health, care and life-skills.

These exciting opportunities offer you the chance to work as part of a successful multi-disciplinary team and to gain or extend your experience of working with young people with disabilities. Our pupils require total commitment and focus from the people who support them; and in return we offer a comprehensive training programme to cover all the skills necessary to do this. We strongly support the continuous professional development of all our staff to ensure that our pupils’ needs are effectively met and the school ethos is paramount.

If you are interested in applying please ensure you read the Recruitment Pack carefully, it includes the Job Description and Person Specification that outline the qualities we require from our EHCAs at Woodlands School. We will be looking for examples of how you meet these expectations in your application.

Closing Date: Monday 8 November at midday.

Interviews: Tuesday 16 November - to be confirmed.

Start Date: as soon as possible.

Recruitment Pack - pdf Version

Recruitment Pack - Word Version

Application Form

Work Experience & Volunteering

If you are interested in work experience or volunteering please email admin@woodlands.plymouth.sch.uk with your details and we'll get back to you. 

Thank you.