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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    9 December 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    26 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
Working pattern
Will consider full time, term time
37 hours a week
Contract type
Fixed term (Until 31 August 2022)
£23,541 - £25,991 pro rata

Job summary

Due to additional funding being secured, Westfield School is looking to appoint a temporary HLTA to work with students delivering maths tutoring. The role will start as soon as possible and will involve working 1:1 and with small groups of students to close gaps in numeracy and Mathematics skill and knowledge. The students will be from Year 7 to Year 11.
You will need to be energetic, creative, inspiring, and enjoy working with young people eager to fulfil their potential.
We are looking for:
• An enthusiastic and innovative Higher Level Teaching Assistant.
• Someone with a level of mathematical understanding that enables them to tutor GCSE students
• Someone with the ability to support students in developing fundamental skills and concepts relating to numeracy and working with number
• Someone with exciting ideas who can build on existing good practice.
• An individual with good literacy skills with a friendly, outgoing and flexible approach.
• An individual with an inclusive approach to education

We are looking for someone with a genuine desire to improve the life chances and academic outcomes of young people. Candidates must have strong communication skills and be flexible, resilient, and nurturing towards students.

If you want to work in an inspiring, fully inclusive environment with students who want to succeed and alongside friendly, supportive staff, then we want to hear from you! You will join a passionate and dedicated team, a school with strong leadership, and a Trust who is committed to providing professional development and opportunities for all colleagues.

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
School size
1140 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number

About Westfield School

Please see our website for details

Arranging a visit to Westfield School

Applicants may visit the school in advance of application. This can be arranged by contacting Julie Wilson, PA to the Head of School on 0114 248 5221 or email:

School location

Eckington Road, Sheffield, S20 1HQ

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