Current vacancies


Steiner Academy Exeter is an all-through academy which opened in September 2013. We currently have 370 pupils and will reach full capacity of 620+ pupils in 2021. Our Primary Years Lower School comprises seven classes with two form entry for Years 2 & 3 expanding by a form in each future year.

Steiner Academy Exeter is currently under transfer to Avanti Schools Trust, together with the Steiner Academies in Bristol and Frome. It is likely that the appointed applicants will be engaged on Avanti Schools trust contracts, depending on the date of appointment. Avanti’s strong track record in running good and outstanding schools is bringing valuable expertise to our school’s stability, improvement and future.



Primary Special Support Teaching Assistant

  • Post title; Primary Special Support Teaching Assistant (Level 4) 
  • Salary: £19,488-£20,937 inc pension etc 
  • Hours:  Full time (37.5 hours) 
  • Term-time Only [£16,379 – £17,597 actual]
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract 

We are now looking to recruit Special Support Teaching Assistants for our lower school. We are especially interested in candidates with experience in SEMH, ASD, S&L and dyslexia. Previous experience of phonics and emotional literacy is desirable.

The successful candidate will be inspirational, driven and demonstrate a passion for continual improvement. You will be committed to excellence in teaching, learning and training, have successful experience of delivering a balanced, creative curriculum. Understanding of the Steiner Waldorf curriculum would be an advantage.

Please contact recruitment@steineracademyexeter.org.uk for further details

Deadline for receipt of completed applications: Friday, 08th November 2019 at 12 noon

Interviews will be held on Thursday, 14th and Friday, 15th November 2019


Job Description Application Form doc. Application Form pdf.


Secondary Special Support Teaching Assistant

  • Post title; Secondary Special Support Teaching Assistant (Level 4) 
  • Salary: £19,488-£20,937 inc pension etc 
  • Hours:  Full time (37.5 hours) 
  • Term-time only (16,379 - £17,597 actual)
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract 

We are now looking to recruit Special Support Teaching Assistants for our lower school. We are especially interested in candidates with experience in SEMH, ASD, S&L and dyslexia. Previous experience of PACE is desirable.

The successful candidate will be inspirational, driven and demonstrate a passion for continual improvement. You will be committed to excellence in teaching, learning and training, have successful experience of delivering a balanced, creative curriculum. Understanding of the Steiner Waldorf curriculum would be an advantage.

Please contact recruitment@steineracademyexeter.org.uk for further details

Deadline for receipt of completed applications: Friday, 08th November 2019 at 12 noon

Interviews will be held on Thursday, 14th and Friday, 15th November 2019


Job Description Application Form doc. Application Form pdf.


Steiner Academy Exeter is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. We are committed to promoting equality of opportunity and access for all, irrespective of age, background, race, gender, religion, ability, disability or sexuality. We welcome applications for employment from the whole community.