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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    12 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    5 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

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Working pattern

Full time, term time: 30 Hours per week, TTO

Contract type

Fixed term - 02.09.24 - 31.08.24

Full-time equivalent salary

£30,033 to £31,440 pro rata

Pay scale

Scale 5

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • A qualified, enthusiastic and able Higher Level Teaching Assistant
  • Someone who can provide high quality support in relation to the raising of educational achievement and to encourage pupils to become independent learners.
  • The commitment to raise attainment and improve rates of progress of children.

The job involves supporting children in their play, working within Early Years Foundation Stage including supporting children with additional needs. The role also includes supervision of children at lunchtimes. The school has a strong ethos of inclusion and a tradition of valuing all children and their individual interests.

The successful candidate will have,

  • HLTA status.
  • An NVQ Level 3 Childcare qualification.
  • Minimum NVQ Level 2 in Literacy and Numeracy or equivalent
  • A high expectation of children’s learning and development and a strong commitment to teamwork.
  • Experience of working with children under 5 years old, or as an LSA.
  • A professional and warm approach in their interactions with children, families and staff.
  • A positive and enquiring attitude to their own professional development.

What the school offers its staff

Enthusiastic pupils, opportunities for professional development and a well-resourced learning environment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Gordon Primary School is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of all children. All appointments are subject to the successful applicant undergoing child protection screening, including checks with employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS)

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About Gordon Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
422 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
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Gordon Primary School is an exciting place to be! We are a popular two-form entry community school situated in Eltham within the Royal Borough of Greenwich. We are proud to be an inclusive and diverse school. Ofsted recently identified our pupils as having outstanding behaviour and attitudes! Our dedicated staff team ensure high levels of academic education and excellent pastoral care, and work closely with supportive and engaged parents and carers to achieve great outcomes for our pupils.

Arranging a visit to Gordon Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email Hr@gordon.greenwich.sch.uk.

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