4 days remaining to apply

  • Earliest start date

    1 May 2024

  • Latest start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Scale 6, point 18 - 20

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you an experienced and talented teaching assistant ready for promotion?

Are you passionate about working with groups of pupils and ensuring they make progress and ready to develop this further?

Are you able to show understanding, empathy and build positive relationships with pupils of all ages?

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, positive HLTA at Bonner Primary School to provide whole class cover for absence and teacher release time in whole class settings from Nursery to Year 6. This is an exciting role for a TA who relishes a challenge and wants to improve and support learning at Bonner. The role involves covering for teachers, using given plans to deliver lessons to classes in any year group. We are looking for applicants who:

  • Enjoy working with children and bringing out the best in them
  • Are highly motivated and flexible who respond well to last minute changes
  • Are organised individuals, with an ability to cope with change, show initiative and take a positive approach to behaviour management
  • Are committed to raising standards and achievement and the learning potential of our children

What the school offers its staff

In return we can offer you:

  • Support from our friendly, dedicated staff team
  • An opportunity to undertake the Certificate for HLTA Qualification
  • Well behaved and enthusiastic children

Further details about the role

If you are interested in taking the next step in your career, please see the job description and person specification and write a personal statement (no more than 2 sides of A4) outlining how you feel you meet the person specification. All enquiries should be directed to Paula (sbm@bonner.towerhamlets.sch.uk)

We are 1 school between 2 sites (Bethnal Green and Mile End). this job consists of working at both sites.

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.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to sbm@bonner.towerhamlets.sch.uk

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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About Bonner Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
797 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

School location

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