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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    27 November 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    14 November 2022

Job details

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Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£35,223 - £36,417 per annum pro rata

Actual salary

£11,290 - £11,880 per annum

Pay scale

Inner London Scale SO1

What skills and experience we're looking for

Thornhill School is a unique community school with a clear vision and passion for learning. We are committed to high quality teaching for all our children and believe that creativity is at the heart of education. Join us in exploring what learning can be like and help us develop the most exciting environment possible.

We are looking to appoint passionate and enthusiastic Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) as soon as possible to join our support staff team.

This is a great opportunity for any support staff who:

  • Is committed to achieving excellence in teaching and learning.
  • Is highly motivated and enjoys working with children.
  • Has a strong commitment to professional development
  • Wants to make a difference for all groups of children

What the school offers its staff

In return, Thornhill can offer you:

  • Children who are eager to learn and engaged with supportive parents
  • A rewarding opportunity to be part of a supportive, motivated and committed team
  • Significant professional development opportunities for support staff at all stages of their career
  • A vibrant and creative place to work

Further details about the role

In line with KCSIE 2022 and safer recruitment practices, the school will conduct an online search for all shortlisted candidates. The online search is part of our safeguarding checks and will seek publicly available information on candidates’ suitability to work with children. Shortlisted candidates will be provided with further guidance and will be asked to clarify their online presence.

Please note the advertised actual salary is a range based on continuous service, with the maximum range indicating 5+ continuous years with local government/schools. The starting salary will be calculated based on the individual circumstances of the successful candidate.

Commitment to safeguarding

Thornhill Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure. Also, this post is likely to come under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations.

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About Thornhill Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
457 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
020 7607 4162

Arranging a visit to Thornhill Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jodie.smith@thornhill.islington.sch.uk.

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