Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Mayflower Academy, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 2NJ

8 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    29 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    6 May 2022

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Actual Annual Salary: £20,509 - £22,643 (Depending on experience)

Higher Level Teaching Assistant job summary

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Salary FTE: Grade E £23,953 - £26,446
Actual Annual Salary: £20,509 - £22,643 (Depending on experience)
Working Hours: 37 hours per week/ 39 weeks per year
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: September 2022
Closing Date: 9am Sunday 29th May 2022
Interviews: Friday 10th June 2022
Location: Plymouth

Mayflower Community Academy are seeking an enthusiastic, hard-working and creative Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our outstanding team, to work alongside teachers to plan, organise and support teaching and learning activities for classes across the school.

The successful candidate will be:
• Committed to providing a creative and invigorating learning environment for all children
• Driven to support teachers to help raise attainment standards and encouraging children to reach their full potential
• Inspired by the prospect of engaging with wider community members including local businesses to develop the talents and interests of pupils and their families

As well as aspirant Teachers, we are also very interested in meeting qualified Teachers who are interested in a change of role.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to make a real difference, significantly contributing to the quality education provision we strive to achieve not only at Mayflower Community Academy, but across our Trust. In return for your hard work and dedication, we will support you to learn and develop in the role, enabling you to achieve your career aspirations

How to apply
If you believe you can demonstrate the dedication, skills and passion required, we look forward to receiving your application. Please use the button at the bottom of the advert (www.learningat.uk/join-us/vacancies/) to download an application form. Once complete, please upload your application using the form at the bottom of this page. Alternatively, you can email your completed application to hr@learningat.uk If you would like to request a paper copy, please email hr@learningat.uk. Please note – we do not accept CVs.

To request a tour of the school, or discuss the role in anyway please contact the school: 01752 365730 or email hr@learningat.uk

With eight individual primary schools, the Learning Academies Trust is the largest primary school trust in Plymouth and the first education employer in Plymouth to achieve the Livewell Southwest Wellbeing at Work Bronze Award. The Trust is committed to supporting the wellbeing of all staff and is proud to work closely with official bodies to ensure we have a holistic approach to staff wellbeing.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; pre-employment checks will be carried out; references will be sought for all shortlisted candidates and all shortlisted candidates will be requested to complete a questionnaire about any convictions or adult cautions that are unspent. Guidance will be given to those shortlisted. Appointment is subject to an Enhanced DBS.

Applying for the job

Please download an application form from our website and return to hr@learningat.uk by the closing date.

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Supporting documents

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About Mayflower Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
446 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact email
Contact phone number
01752 365730

Mayflower Community Academy and Nursery provides inclusive Nursery and Primary School education, working with our pupils to educate and inspire them for their future lives.

Apart of the Learning Academies Trust, our pupils benefit from enhanced opportunities including input from leading practitioners, access to wider facilities and resources to support their learning and practical support from members of Plymouth Teaching School Alliance. With the Learning Academies Trust and other partners, we are working together to ensure a bright future for our local community.

Arranging a visit to Mayflower Academy

Please contact 01752 365730 to organise a school visit.

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