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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible following safer recruitment checks

  • Closing date

    20 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    8 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Higher level teaching assistant

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade 8, point 18-23 (£27,344-£30,151 FTE)

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will:

 Hold a relevant HLTA training qualification or equivalent experience

 Have good GCSE grades or equivalent in English and maths

 Have excellent classroom practice and the knowledge and understanding to support student progress

 Teach and mark whole class lessons

 Be able to challenge and support children of all abilities across the curriculum

 Enjoy working collaboratively as part of a team

 Be resilient and have a solution focused approach

 Be prepared to cover teach planned absences as well as sickness at short notice in addition to regular timetabled teaching support

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

 A happy and supportive working environment

 A dedicated team of staff and governors and good support at all levels

 A school focused on the value of staff wellbeing

Further details about the role

We are looking to recruit a permanent, motivated and experienced Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to work within the Learning Support team. The successful candidate will be working to support all students in the classroom, run structured interventions as required, organise and test students in Year 7 for access arrangements and support teachers with the requirements of access arrangements and evidencing normal ways of working.

Commitment to safeguarding

Abingdon Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders in regulated activity are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced check. The Trust is fully committed to the principles of equal opportunity, di-versity and inclusion and welcomes applications from less well-represented groups in the school and Trust. Posts in regulated activity are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974 and all shortlisted candidates will be required to disclose information about their previous criminal convic-tions. All staff are expected to promote fundamental British values.
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About John Mason School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1056 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01235 466054

John Mason School is part of the Abingdon Learning Trust and is fully committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of all its students and staff.

Arranging a visit to John Mason School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@abingdonlearningtrust.org.

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