This job expired on 27 January 2023

  • Start date details

    January 2023

  • Closing date

    27 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    13 January 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Higher level teaching assistant

Working pattern

Contract type


Actual salary

£16,793 - £18,064

Pay scale

Grade 4

What skills and experience we're looking for

HLTA – full or part time available

Up to 31.5 hours per week, term time only

Grade 4 – (£23,620 - £25,409) per annum, pro rata; (Actual salary range £16,793 - £18,064) for 31.5 hpw

Required January 2023 onwards

We are looking to appoint HLTAs to join our team of dedicated support staff. Supporting teachers in the classroom and also working with pupils 1:2:1 or in small groups. If you are interested in ensuring that all pupils achieve their very best then this may be the job for you. We are looking for both full and part time colleagues, if you can work a minimum of one day per term time week (8:30am – 3:15pm) we would be happy to hear from you all the way up to 5 days per week term time only

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with excellent communication skills who is looking to build a career in the education sector, working directly with pupils. We are looking for someone with a passion for education, ambition and the ability to work with a strong team of teaching and support staff and who can also engage young people in a creative and supportive way. We can provide an exceptional environment in which our staff and pupils thrive.

Role Requirements:

  • An ability to work in the classroom supporting teachers with school pupils and to be a positive role model
  • Working 1:2:1 or with small groups
  • Excellent communication and teamworking skills
  • Dedicated, creative and hardworking individual
  • A real willingness to learn new skills
  • Employees benefit from an extensive CPD and wellbeing programme.
  • Employees benefit from an extensive and bespoke CPD programme and enrolment in our Benenden Health Scheme is available for all employees from the commencement of employment

What the school offers its staff

The Westwood Academy is part of the Kenilworth Multi-Academy Trust a forward thinking and ambitious trust. We offer a motivating learning environment with an excellent shared CPD programme. We are proud of our academic record and of our pastoral care, which maintains a feeling of community in a small, but growing school.

The school works tirelessly to ensure that every pupil’s potential is successfully achieved, through excellent teaching, the establishment of positive learning relationships, effective assessment and constructive feedback. Out teaching and support staff work together for the mutual benefit of our pupils.

Commitment to safeguarding

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to two satisfactory references and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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About The Westwood Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
779 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
024 7646 7779

The Westwood Academy is a school in the Kenilworth Multi Academy Trust

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