9 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    31 May 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    13 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: 32.5 hours per week Term Time Only plus 5 days

Contract type


Actual salary

£21,834 - £23,802

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Priestley Academy Trust is a collaboration of six primary schools close to the city centre of Bradford, West Yorkshire. We are a dedicated and hardworking Trust and we aim to be at the forefront of new initiatives to raise standards and broaden the range of experiences for our pupils. We are now looking for a HLTA at Green Lane Primary School.

Green Lane Primary is a wonderful school in the heart of Manningham; we pride ourselves on our inclusivity and strive to ensure all children reach their full potential. We are currently looking for HLTAs who will cover teachers across all age ranges and PPA time. This post requires the HLTA to plan for those lessons they are covering in most instances.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • A supportive and experienced leadership team
  • An exciting innovative place to work
  • A dedicated friendly team of staff

The successful applicants will have:

  • A willingness to participate in development and training opportunities
  • NVQ level 3 or equivalent plus appropriate experience
  • GCSE English and Maths (grade C/4 or above) or equivalent eg. Adult Literacy/ Numeracy at level 2 or higher
  • Experience of working as a teaching assistant for at least 2 years in the last 5 years
  • The ability to remain calm under pressure
  • The ability to cope with the requirements of the post, which may include working with pupils who have emotional and behavioural difficulties or physical difficulties.

To book a visit, or have a conversation regarding the role, please contact joanna.baxendale@priestley.academy

All posts are subject to vetting and recruitment checks, including a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the DBS.

Closing date: 09:00, Friday 31 May 2024

Interview date: Monday 10 June 2024

Further details about the role

For further information and to apply, please visit:


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

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About Green Lane Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
623 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

Arranging a visit to Green Lane Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email tracey.parry@priestley.academy.

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