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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    9 September 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    24 April 2023

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

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Working pattern

Full time: Full time - 32.5 hours per week, 08:30 – 16:00 Monday to Friday, Term Time only

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

FTE: £25,625 - £28,267 per annum (Actual: £19,809.35 - £21,851.74 per annum), depending on experience.

Pay scale

Grade R3 Scale point 17 – R4 Scale point 24.

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to recruit HLTA’s to work with the pupils and students in our Lower and Upper Schools, to start ASAP.Working alongside teachers, therapists and other support staff, you will provide support to groups and individuals. You will Take responsibility for classroom assistance working with class teachers to in order to help promote effective teaching and learning for pupils. Support and supervise pupils throughout the school day whilst promoting pupil’s independence self-esteem and social inclusion.

Give support to pupils, individually or in groups, so they can access the curriculum, take part in learning and experience a sense of achievement.

Please see the attached job description and person specification for full details on the role and the skills, experience and knowledge we are looking for.

What the school offers its staff

The school is the national lead in the ‘blended’ approach to teaching and learning and holds the Advanced Autism Accreditation and the prestigious Arts Council ‘Artsmark’ Silver Award.

Benefits include free car parking, lunch provided on site, Employee Assistance Programme and membership to Perkbox.

Commitment to safeguarding

Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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About St Dominic's School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 19
School size
153 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 19
Phone number
01428 684 693

St Dominic’s School is a special academy in Surrey and provides outstanding education for pupils and students aged 7-19 typically with a primary diagnosis of Speech Language & Communication Needs and/or Autistic Spectrum Condition. The school is located in Hambledon, close to Witley, Milford, Guildford and Godalming.
We are part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a specialist Trust with 12 Academies and seven College Centres across London, Surrey and Sussex.
At St Dominic’s we believe passionately in a multi-disciplinary, ‘needs led’ approach to meeting each child’s and young person’s needs, resulting in carefully managed groupings, including specialist intervention work from our in house therapeutic team.
The school works closely in partnership with families, referring authorities and external agencies to coordinate the best possible education, care, guidance and support for its pupils and students.

Arranging a visit to St Dominic's School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email zpetkova@stdominicsschool.org.uk.

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