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This job expired on 15 July 2024

  • Start date details

    September 2024 or as soon as possible thereafter

  • Closing date

    15 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    3 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: 32.5 hours per week (8.30am-3.30pm), term time only

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£26,421 - £28,770

Actual salary

£19,724 - £21,477

Pay scale

NJC Grade F, SCP points 12-17 pro rata

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking an Advanced Level Teaching Assistant to join a successful and established Inclusion Faculty. The postholder will work with individuals and small groups who have specific educational needs. Experience with secondary pupils preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

A Teaching Assistant Level 3 qualification is desirable and a Level 2 in English and Maths or equivalent is essential.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be passionate about supporting education
  • Bring energy and enthusiasm to the role
  • Be flexible and adaptable in a busy educational environment
  • Have the ability to work well in a team and independently
  • Have a working knowledge of safeguarding policies and procedures
  • Have the ability to relate to young people
  • Be able to inspire, influence, challenge and motivate, leading by example
  • Have a commitment to safeguarding and wellbeing

What the school offers its staff

  • Excellent CPD opportunities
  • An opportunity to join a well-established, committed and successful team in an Academy with a strong ethos of teamwork and support
  • An opportunity to join a friendly and supportive staff
  • Free on-site parking
  • Occupational Health and Pension
  • Excellent facilities

Commitment to safeguarding

Kirkby High School acknowledges the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and is committed to ensuring safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice standards and Ofsted requirements.

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About Kirkby High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1028 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Kirkby High School is a vastly improving 11-16 mixed
comprehensive of around 960 students where we continually strive
to provide the highest standards for our whole school community. All
staff at Kirkby High School fully embrace our philosophy: Excellence
for All.

Kirkby High School stands at the centre of our local community and
we believe that we offer our young people guidance and aspiration
to be the best they can be in all aspects of life. Quality teaching and
learning, supported by reliable pastoral systems, ensure that
students are preparing well for later life.

We believe in building a culture of resilience and tolerance in which
our students can thrive. Our aim is to increase our students’ selfbelief
and to show them that they can be what they want to be.

Arranging a visit to Kirkby High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email j.barrett@kirkbyhighschool.net.

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