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  • Job start date

    4 January 2024

  • Closing date

    23 November 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    3 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade H, SCP 15-17 (£14.17- £15.26 per hour)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Experience working within Reception and EYFS

HLTA or equivalent qualification

Experience working with speech and language need

Experience with an SSP such as Sounds-Write

What the school offers its staff

Opportunities for CPD and development

The chance to help form our new environment for the teaching of EYFS

A warm, welcoming staff team

Fantastic children!

Further details about the role

We are seeking to appoint a flexible, skilled and compassionate Higher Level Teaching Assistant to work within our Reception unit at Paxcroft Primary School. Candidates will ideally have a track record of working positively with Early Years children and forming good relationships with teachers. For the successful candidate, this will be a fantastic opportunity to develop skills and experience in a new, exciting Early Years setting. Visits to our site to see our Reception unit are encouraged and can be booked in through our school office.

The post holder will support children’s learning in class lessons, work with selected groups, support individuals with specific support plans and further the positive school experience of the pupils. We would also be looking to include an hour’s lunch supervision. Experience with particular Special Needs, eg autistic spectrum disorder, would be desirable.

We would expect that the successful applicant would be able to demonstrate, or be able to develop, the knowledge and skills to deliver interventions appropriate to children working behind expectations in this age range.

We are a happy school with a positive ethos, where the pupils care for each other and enjoy learning and the staff enjoy being part of a supportive and friendly team.

Commitment to safeguarding

Paxcroft Primary School has a commitment to safeguarding - further information can be found via the policies on our school website.
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About Paxcroft Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
295 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01225 762244

Paxcroft Primary School is a 1.5 form entry school catering for just over 300 children from Reception to Year 6 in the heart of Trowbridge. We have a commitment to development - of our children, our community and our staff.

Arranging a visit to Paxcroft Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@paxcroft.wilts.sch.uk.

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