9 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    31 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: Full Time 35 hours per week. Term time only (to include 5 inset days), Monday to Friday.

Contract type


Pay scale

NJC England & Wales 37 SCP 5 (FTE £23,500)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for an inspiring Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join our team in September 2024 on a full-time permanent contract.

If you can answer yes to these questions then we think you should read on!

Do you hold the necessary HLTA certified qualification?

Do you firmly believe that all children should be nurtured, happy, cared for and know that you are fighting for them?

Do you want to work in a school where you can make a difference?

We have a great team with effective systems in place.

The ideal candidate will:

Have high expectations and believe every child can achieve

Make learning irresistible, effective and inclusive

Be excited about ongoing professional development, being a lifelong learner

Actively contribute to the wider life of the school

Have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to work well as part of a team

In turn, we can offer you:

  • The opportunity to continue to be part of and to build on our exceptional learning and teaching and personal development offer for our children;

  • The opportunity to help continue to build and develop our team and to accentuate the ethos and culture of our school;

  • The opportunity to make a difference to children’s lives;

  • The chance for your skills to flourish and develop with practical support and encouragement;

  • High quality training and development through one of the country’s leading Multi-Academy Trusts;

  • The opportunity to work with children from diverse ethnicities and cultures;

  • An inclusive ethos where every child is valued and supported to achieve their potential;

  • A future career flightpath within REAch2 Academy Trust;

  • Friendly, supportive, enthusiastic and hardworking colleagues, staff and Governors

If you feel you have all the necessary attributes, are highly motivated, committed to making a positive difference to children’s lives and want to be part of creating a legacy for the future – apply now! We look forward to receiving your application.

What the school offers its staff

Apley Wood Primary Academy has recently become part of REAch2 Academy Trust through a voluntary conversion. Apley Wood is a two-form entry school which places its children at the centre of everything we do. The school is committed to raising standards, supporting inclusion and ensuring that our children achieve their potential.

We think a school should be about empowering our children to explore and learn. Through inspirational teaching and learning we strive to develop happy, motivated and confident children who show consideration and understanding for others and work hard to achieve their potential.

At Apley Wood Primary Acdemy we are committed to delivering a high quality learning environment and inspirational teaching which will lead to the development of happy and successful pupils within an inclusive academic culture.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Apply for the job by following the link below

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About Apley Wood Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
Up to 420 pupils
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01952 386180

Arranging a visit to Apley Wood Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@reach2.org.

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