HLTA Level 4 - PPA Cover

Holy Trinity Church of England Primary Academy and Nursery, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 2LF

3 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    8 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 November 2022

Job details

Job role

  • Higher level teaching assistant

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 31/08/2023

Pay scale

Grade 7 (SCP12-17)

What skills and experience we're looking for

To Provide cover for classes during teaching staff Planning, Preparation and Assessment time (PPA) and deliver pre-prepared activities as and when required by the Executive Principal.

To work under the guidance of class teachers in the planning and implementation of work programmes with individuals or groups of pupils or the whole class to promote effective teaching and learning, providing general support to class teachers in the management and organisation of the pupil and the classroom.

To assist teachers in creating and maintaining a purposeful, orderly and supportive learning environment and promote the inclusion of all pupils, ensuring they have equal opportunities to learn and develop.

What the school offers its staff

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support for pupils
  • Ø To support working relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and setting high expectations.

    Ø To support pupils learning in the most effective way.

    Ø To meet the personal needs of pupils whilst encouraging their independence.

    Ø To support pupils with special educational needs through the delivery of specific learning programmes pre-planned by the teacher and under instruction of the teacher.

    Ø To contribute to setting individual education plan (IEP) targets and to IEP reviews.

    Ø To encourage pupils to interact and work co-operatively, ensuring all pupils are engaged in activities.

    Ø To provide support to enable pupils to access work in the delivery of the Primary National Strategy.

  • Support for the teacher
  • Ø In the short-term unplanned and planned absence of teachers, to cover all pre-prepared activities to provide continuity for the pupils.

    Ø As required, to prepare the classroom/outside areas for lessons, ensuring that resources and equipment are available and cleared away at the end of the lessons as appropriate.

    Ø To work on classroom displays following consultation with the teacher.

    Ø To administer and mark routine tests in line with the school’s feedback policy.

  • Support for the school
  • Ø To comply with policies and procedures relating to child protection, health, safety and security, SEN/Inclusion and data protection, reporting all concerns to the appropriate named person.

    Ø To attend relevant meetings and participate in training opportunities and professional development as required.

    Ø To provide support for pupils’ emotional and social needs by encouraging and modelling positive behaviour in line with school policy.

    Ø To accompany teaching staff and pupils on visits, trips and out of school activities as required within contracted hours and to take responsibility for pupils as necessary.

    Commitment to safeguarding

    The academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

    All support staff posts are subject to the Asylum and Immigration requirements.

    Applying for the job

    Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to mcculloch.j@holytrinitycepa.co.uk

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    About Holy Trinity Church of England Primary Academy and Nursery

    School type
    Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
    Education phase
    View all Primaryjobs
    School size
    276 pupils enrolled
    Age range
    3 to 11
    Phone number

    Arranging a visit to Holy Trinity Church of England Primary Academy and Nursery

    To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email mcculloch.j@holytrinitycepa.co.uk.

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