8 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    9 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time, term time: 34 hours per week, term time only + 5 inset days

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£24,702- £25,979 FTE

Pay scale

NJC SCP 8-11

What skills and experience we're looking for

GCSE Grade C or above in English and Mathematics OR equivalent qualifications

HLTA qualification or higher OR evidence that HLTA qualification has commenced

Level 3 NVQ as a minimum in teaching and learning OR equivalent areas linked to pupils and teaching

Experience of working within the primary age range

Experience of planning and assessing

Experience of working and engaging effectively with parents/carers, demonstrating a positive impact

Experience of impact on attainment and achievement of pupils

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Knowledge and Understanding of the Early Years and National Curriculum

Ability to effectively manage pupils’ behaviour using positive approaches in line with school policy

Ability to identify areas for development during lessons and through marking/feedback as appropriate

Understanding of Safeguarding procedures

Enthusiasm for working with children of all abilities and starting points

Commitment to own professional development and being a reflective practitioner

What the school offers its staff

A supportive working environment within a Trust that puts people at the heart of the organisation.

Continuous professional development, including the opportunity to share and learn from the experience of others within Northern Lights Learning Trust.

National Terms and Conditions of Employment.

Local Government Pension Scheme

The opportunity to work as part of a growing Trust and shape this role.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to sharon.collier@nllt.co.uk

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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About St Peter's Elwick Church of England Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
101 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to St Peter's Elwick Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email info.elwick@nllt.co.uk.

School location

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