This job expired on 17 February 2023

  • Start date details

    Spring Term 2023

  • Closing date

    17 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    26 January 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Higher level teaching assistant

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£24,496 - £26,845 per annum

Actual salary

£20,952 - £22,961 per annum

Pay scale

NJC 5 SP 12 - 17

What skills and experience we're looking for

Felixstowe School are looking to appoint an HLTA with a specialism in numeracy to join our school on a permanent basis as soon as possible.

As an HLTA you will work collaboratively with teaching staff and other support staff on the preparation of resources designed to support students with numeracy needs. You will deliver a range of numeracy assessments and interventions. There will be opportunities to progress in your career as you gain experience and develop your expertise.

Ideally you will have experience of working with students in maths or numeracy intervention. The role may vary in order to respond to the changing needs of our students and may include supporting in classes, in small groups or on a one to one basis.

You will:

  • Be determined to make a positive contribution towards the learning experience of our students;
  • Have high expectations of all our students as well as a commitment to raising standards and promoting progress;
  • Be flexible and open to change in order to meet the needs of our students, the needs of the SEND department and those of the School;
  • Be pro-active, and willing to use your own initiative, as appropriate;
  • Possess good interpersonal, organisational, communication and administrative skills;
  • Take a professional approach in your dealings with students, staff, parents/carers and external agencies;
  • Be able to deal with sensitive information in a confidential manner;
  • Have an interest in special needs and education and be willing to undertake further professional training and development.

What the school offers its staff

  • A commitment to supporting your career through professional development
  • A supportive working environment
  • A Trust wide and school based programme of induction for new members of staff

Commitment to safeguarding

Unity Schools Partnership is committed to safer recruitment, equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.
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About Felixstowe School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1228 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Email address
Phone number
01394 288228

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