Higher Level Teaching Assistant North Wootton Academy, King's Lynn, Norfolk

Job description

Permanent Higher Level Teaching Assistant - North Wootton Academy - King's Lynn

Grade F, £12,289 - £13,569 per annum pro rated

21 hours per week

Term-time plus one week

Position closes 10 December 2019 3pm

Interviews to take place week commencing 16 December 2019

If we receive sufficient applicants of a high calibre, we may bring the closing date forward.

North Wootton Academy require a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to provide extra support to our students and staff.

To cover any teacher or class support staff absence throughout the Academy. This will include supervising whole classes to cover for the absence of a teacher and to allow for teachers to carry out professional duties and training. The Higher Level Teaching Assistant will be required to manage classes and to appropriately deliver the work set by the teacher to a high standard, answering any questions to the best of their ability and keeping the pupils on task while maintaining good order.

When not covering whole classes, the Higher Level Teaching Assistant will be required to provide in class support during other colleague’s lessons, under the direction of the Senior Leadership Team. This could include supporting individual pupils, small groups or pupils with specific learning needs. There may also be a need for the provision of personal care for students with the most complex additional needs, under the direction of the SEN Co-Ordinator.

Essential educational requirements

HLTA qualification or equivalent

Essential qualifications

English and Maths qualification to level 2 (GCSE A-C), or equivalent

Essential skills and experience

Experience working / supervising a class is essential.
You will have a good knowledge of safeguarding regulations and experience of classroom management.

About North Wootton Academy

Priory Lane, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 3PT
North Wootton Academy website (opens in a new window)