Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Prendergast School, London, SE4 1LE

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  • Job start date

    3 January 2023

  • Closing date

    28 November 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    17 November 2022

Job details

Job role

  • Higher level teaching assistant

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 12 months

Full-time equivalent salary

Scale 6 (point 18 – 20) (£32,418 - £33,510 pro-rata)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Would you like to join a school where people are valued, thrive and make positive contributions?

Prendergast School is seeking to appoint a Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) from January 2023 to work as part of our learning Support Department. This post is offered on a fixed term contract to cover the substantive post holder’s maternity leave.

You will provide support for students, teachers and the school in order to raise standards of achievement for all, by utilising your advanced levels of knowledge and skills when assisting with planning, monitoring and assessing and managing classes to encourage students to become independent learners. You will provide support for student welfare and support the inclusion of all students in all aspects of school life.

As HLTA, you will deliver the Ruth Miskin literacy programme and appropriate training will be provided.

You will support the SENCo with the organisation of external interventions for students, the day-to-day organisation of the LSA Team’s timetables and the organisation of Exam Access arrangements.

Actual salary: £27,885 - £28,825 per annum

We offer a comprehensive and supportive induction programme for all new staff. You will also have access to a rich and varied CPD programme within the school and across the Federation.

Interviews: 1st or 2nd December 2022

What the school offers its staff

Prendergast School is an Outstanding 11-16 Girls School with a mixed 6th Form and benefits from being part of the Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools. Awarded its third Outstanding OFSTED grading in a row in November 2013, the school has been leading girls’ education in Lewisham for over 130 years.

Being part of a successful Federation of Schools, located in easy travelling distance of each other, enables the schools to support each other and share best practice and resources. It also enables the Federation to offer staff the opportunity to develop their career as we are committed to developing and promoting from within wherever possible.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Leathersellers’ Federation of schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all employees are required to have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Appointment will be subject to qualifications, experience checks and satisfactory references.

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About Prendergast School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1007 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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