Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Sporle Church of England Primary Academy, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE32 2DR

16 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 October 2022

  • Application deadline

    1 September 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    3 August 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

Salary Scale F

Higher Level Teaching Assistant job summary

We are looking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our team at Sporle Church of England Primary Academy from October 2022 or sooner if possible.

The successful candidate will be based in the Year 4/5/6 Class for the majority of the week and three afternoons per week providing cover for the Head of School in the Year 2/3 Class ~ the HLTA teaching from plans prepared by other staff members.

The position is:

  • Part time 32.5 hours per week, term time + 1 week
  • Salary Scale F
  • Permanent
  • From October 2022 or sooner if possible
  • Based at Sporle but travel is required between all 3 sites for meetings at times and you may be asked in the future to work at one of the other sites.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is flexible and able to adapt to the needs of all pupils
  • Is able to work with the class team to develop and deliver support plans
  • Is able to build positive relationships with all pupils
  • Has a desire to enable every child to succeed regardless of the needs or abilities
  • Is able to liaise closely with teachers, support staff, parents and the wider community
  • Uses positive behaviour management strategies
  • Is well-organised
  • Communicates well with staff and parents
  • Is a team player but can work under their own initiative
  • Has bags of creativity for stimulating and engaging pupils.

We can offer:

  • A welcoming, caring school full of adults who go above and beyond for our children
  • Children who are determined to do their absolute best at every opportunity regardless of any barriers and are excited and enthused by their learning
  • A Federation that works as a team
  • A welcoming, supportive and active Governing Body
  • Parents/carers and families who want to be actively involved in their child’s education
  • A supportive Trust who offer high quality professional development opportunities
  • A well-stocked staffroom full of goodies!

We are committed to the safeguarding of all children, through its policies, practice and monitoring procedures. Any applicant wishing to work around children can expect to have an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

If short listed for interview your motives for working in a school setting will be explored. Knowing that racism, sexism and other forms of discrimination exist, we promote justice, fairness and equality in all areas of school life. All backgrounds and groups, including those with disabilities, are welcome to apply

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About Sporle Church of England Primary Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
55 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11

The Nar Valley Federation of Church Academies are a family of three small Church of England primary schools and part of DNEAT (Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust). Our three schools at Narborough, Castle Acre and Sporle are located a few miles outside of the market town of Swaffham. Being church schools, Christian values and ethos sit at the heart of everything we do to create an environment where everyone is valued and respected and pupils are given every opportunity to shine.

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