8 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    30 March 2023

  • Closing date

    29 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    28 February 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£15353.72 - £16619.17 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

Job summary:We are looking to appoint a Higher Level Teaching assistant to work as part of our outstanding support team.Higher Level Teaching AssistantSt Helen's WayBarnsley, S71 2PSUnited KingdomSalary: Scale range: NJC 7 - 11 £20,444 - £22,129 FTE, Actual Salary: £15,353.72 - £16,619.17As soon as possible32.2 hours a week, 39 weeks per yearHere at St Helen's Primary Academy we have a unique learning community that is proud to serve Monk Bretton, and the surrounding areas. Our staff commute not just from Barnsley, but from Wakefield, Doncaster, Sheffield and beyond.We are looking to appoint a Higher Level Teaching assistant to work as part of our outstanding support team. We are looking for somebody with commitment, energy, and drive to join our team and work closely with staff to provide positive learning experiences for all our pupils.

What the school offers its staff

We expect the successful candidate to:Be able to build great relationships with pupilsBe flexible and have experience across all primary agesBe able to deliver high quality learning experiences for all pupilsHave high expectations of learning and behaviour and inspire and motivate our childrenBe supportive, nurturing and understanding with high expectationsSeek to make learning exciting and a positive experienceCommunicate well with parents, carers and members of staff, as well as pupilsDemonstrate good communication skills both orally and writtenWork well as part of a teamBe willing to contribute to school life outside of the classroomThe recruitment and retention of our staff is of the utmost importance and we want you to thrive and develop your career here.This post is fixed-term until August 2023 and is required to commence as soon as possibleClosing date: Monday 20th March 2023We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV's, apply today.We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.Academies Enterprise Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. Job share, part time and flexible working opportunities will be considered.We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria.We expect the successful candidate to:

Commitment to safeguarding

Safeguarding Policy https://docs.google.com/document/d/1xx9JeXoOZqGWNwpks3UhEqn8Yi7Xjx5-3LIgS4MUJe0/edit

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About St Helen's Primary Academy

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

At St Helen's we are creating a remarkable learning community where children will become confident, able to direct their own learning, develop lively and questioning minds and tackle challenges with resilience. Our aim is that each and every child is inspired to go on and lead a remarkable life.

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