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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    2 July 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    5 June 2023

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

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Working pattern

Part time: Higher Level Teaching Assistant – 32.5 hours per week (8:30am – 4pm) 38 weeks per year Scale 6 Point 13-17 required September 2023 (Actual salary £18,324 - £19,717 – Pay award pending)

Contract type


Actual salary

Actual salary £18,324 - £19,717 – Pay award pending

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who has:

¨ Been educated to GCSE level in English and Maths and if possible a relevant HLTA training qualification

¨ A caring and sensitive approach

¨ Experience of working in a school

¨ A patient and positive attitude, along with a good sense of humour

¨ Good communication skills, patience and being motivated to encourage pupils to achieve to the best of their ability

¨ A commitment to raising standards

You will be expected to:

¨ Take some responsibility for the progress of identified pupils

¨ Undertake training as required

¨ Keep up to date with changes and developments in education relevant to the role

¨ Work in collaboration with other colleagues

What the school offers its staff

  • Appropriate training given to the right candidate.
  • Free on site parking
  • Automatic enrolment into the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Continuous Proffessional Development
  • Supportive and involved team

Further details about the role

Are you an experienced LSA looking for a new role? At Great Dunmow Primary School, the Governors are looking to employ a highly motivated and dedicated classroom practitioner with excellent organisational skills and a good rapport with children to be a Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA). Either you will already have undertaken the HLTA training or be experienced enough to begin the training. Your role will include delivering lessons that are planned by and with the class teacher, supporting teachers and working with groups of children. We are a friendly, happy and caring school and are looking for a candidate who will contribute to our very effective learning environment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Great Dunmow Primary School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of our children. Appointments are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check and pre-employment checks.

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About Great Dunmow Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
421 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01371 873184

The Governors of Great Dunmow Primary school are seeking to appoint a talented and enthusiastic Sports Coach/HLTA who inspires and motivates pupils to achieve their best. We are a friendly, happy and caring school and are looking for a candidate who will contribute to our very effective learning environment.

We are a two form entry over subscrbed school, close to Stansted Airport.

Arranging a visit to Great Dunmow Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@greatdunmow-pri.essex.sch.uk.

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