38 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    31 August 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    18 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£26,421.00 Annually (FTE) CBC Level 4 Band A; NJC point 12 - start

Higher Level Teaching Assistant job summary

We are looking to appoint an exceptional HLTA to work across the school. You will be able to support, nurture and direct the children in your care, whatever their needs or background. You will hold an HLTA or equivalent qualification and have at least one year school experience in the role.

The successful candidate will be able to cover teaching and learning when necessary, and will lead and administrate the library and children's IT resources. This is a term time only role, Monday to Friday, plus 5 training (INSET) days per year. Hours are 08:15 - 15:45 4 days per week and until 4.30pm one day per week to attend staff meetings.

You should have an unwavering belief in excellence for every individual, the potential of every child and a robust commitment to ensuring that every child in your care succeeds. The School is looking for exceptional individuals who demonstrate the highest levels of professionalism, innovation and willingness to contribute to all aspects of School life. If you are ambitious and interested in developing yourself and your skills in a supportive environment, this is for you.

You will be confident using technology as an integrated part of teaching and support for learning. We strongly encourage visits from potential candidates to our wonderful school. We reserve the right to interview and appoint earlier for the right candidate.

DILS are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff and volunteers who work at our school must complete a DBS check.

Commitment to safeguarding

Dunstable Icknield Lower School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

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About Dunstable Icknield Lower School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 9
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
328 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 9

Dunstable Icknield Lower School is a local authority maintained community school. We are a two-form entry diverse and inclusive school with a maximum POR of 360 children.

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