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  • Start date details

    as soon as possible

  • Closing date

    14 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week term time only (39 weeks per year)

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

27803 - 30296

Pay scale

Grade 5

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a highly skilled HLTA. The role will include supporting teachers within a classroom and leading interventions along with providing adhoc cover to classes throughout the school.

The successful candidate should be enthusiastic and knowledgeable, keen to work in partnership with current staff and able to work under instruction as well as having the ability to use their own initiative. They will challenge and excite our children and have the ability to consistently deliver high quality learning experiences.

The successful candidate will:

  • Meet higher level teaching assistant standards or equivalent qualification or experience
  • Work alongside class teachers to deliver in or out of class support to address the gaps in learning
  • Be capable of working with small groups of children
  • Be committed and highly motivated
  • Develop positive working relationships with children, parents and staff
  • Support the school’s ethos
  • Be enthusiastic, a team player and able to work independently using their own initiative
  • Have a commitment to raise achievement and standards
  • Be flexible in order to achieve the best outcomes for the children
  • Be adaptable and prepared to work across the whole primary phase

What the school offers its staff

The school can offer

  • The successful candidate paid completion of the HLTA qualification if not obtained already.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required.

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About Porter Croft Church of England Primary Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
211 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to Porter Croft Church of England Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email s.moxon@portercroft.sheffield.sch.uk.

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