Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    1st September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£23,460.00 - £25,007.00 Annually (FTE)

Higher Level Teaching Assistant job summary

We are looking for highly motivated, resilient and dedicated individuals to join our school as a Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA). We have high aspirations for all of our young people and offer a broad and challenging curriculum with a pupil-centred philosophy at its core.

Your main role will be to:

  • Under the supervision of the teaching team, deliver exciting and engaging lessons for classes to cover absence for class teachers
  • To advance pupils learning in a range of classroom settings, including working with whole classes where the assigned teacher is not present.
  • To contribute to planning, preparing and delivery of agreed work and support programmes to individual or groups of pupils.
  • To be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within the school.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Meet Higher Level Teaching Assistant standards or equivalent qualification or experience.
  • Excellent Numeracy/Literacy skills equivalent to NVQ Level 2 in English and Maths.
  • Training in relevant learning strategies e.g., literacy.
  • A proven ability to work in a team and on your own initiative
  • A high level of communication skills and the ability to relate positively to children and adults
  • The ability to use relevant technology/equipment.
  • Commitment to the happiness, well-being, self-esteem and progress of everyone at the school

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

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Using the application form

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About Northumberland Heath Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
554 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

School location

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