2 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    asap, willing to wait for the right candidate

  • Closing date

    3 February 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    24 January 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Higher level teaching assistant

Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - The hours of work are 36 hours per week on a term-time only basis, plus Professional Development days. The general hours are Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 4pm (with one CPD session per week until 5pm).

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

from HL4.1 - £29,211 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

Applicants must hold the HLTA qualification (or currently be working towards this), GCSE Grade C or above / Functional Skills Level 2 or above in English and Mathematics (or equivalent), and be experienced in leading or supervising a team. It is also essential that applicants have experience in Sensory & Physical Needs.

What the school offers its staff

"I chose to work at ARA since I felt it was the kind of facility that was at the heart the local community. I’m from the local area & it's important that we have facilities like this school. Having returned to work here after a few years at another school, I appreciate the support staff here are given to meet their potential and make a difference to our students’ lives. It is a testament to them that staff choose to return." Librarian.

As an Investor in People, the Academy offers excellent career and professional development. The Academy offers employer’s pension contribution of over 17%, free on-site parking, free use of the gym, subsidised meals and family friendly policies including dependents entitlement.

ARA is committed to encouraging equality, diversity and inclusion among our workforce, and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative of all sections of society and our customers, and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best.

We seek to expand our current team of qualified and experienced HLTA’s with the addition of a new HLTA role to focus on Sensory & Physical Needs. Our current team successfully manage ‘Cognition & Learning’, ‘Communication & Interaction’ and ‘Social, Emotional and Mental Health’. This vacancy provides an excellent opportunity for someone to work in a high quality and well-resourced environment and to join a team of experienced, successful and highly motivated teaching assistants.

The hours of work are 36 hours per week on a term-time only basis, plus Professional Development days. The general hours are Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 4pm (with one CPD session per week until 5pm). This is an important role to start as soon as possible however we are willing to wait for the right candidate.

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 hr@alecreedacademy.co.uk

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About Alec Reed Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 19
School size
1685 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 19
Phone number
0208 8414511

Arranging a visit to Alec Reed Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@alecreedacademy.co.uk.

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