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  • Job start date

    6 November 2023

  • Closing date

    29 September 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£25,878.00 - £29,439.00 Annually (FTE) Grade 5 FTE to be pro rata'd for hours and weeks worked

HLTA / SEND Assistant & Pastoral Lead job summary

HLTA – SEND Assistant and Pastoral Lead

NJC Grade 5 £25,878 - £29,439 FTE (Pro-rata for hours & weeks worked)

32.5 hours per week plus 1 hour for staff meeting – Term Time only

Monday – Friday 8.30am – 3.30pm

Are you a talented teaching assistant or HLTA looking with an interest in working with children with Special Educational Needs? We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, patient and talented Teaching Assistant to work alongside the SENCo to ensure that SEND and pastoral provision across the school is strong.

The role will entail some cover, working alongside the SENCo as an assistant and also running pastoral interventions

We are looking for an experienced practitioner who can:

* Support and uphold the school’s vision and values

* Work alongside the SENCo and SLT to support pupils with SEND and pastoral needs, ensuring their ability to access learning activities and make strong progress.

* Who has experience of teaching whole classes and groups

* Promote inclusion and acceptance, support diversity and ensure pupils have equal access to learning and development.

* Support the implementation of education plans suitable to each pupils’ learning objectives.

* Support children’s emotional development and resilience when approaching learning tasks.

* Work collaboratively and supportively within the school team, making positive contributions to all aspects of school life.

* To take a lead on pastoral support and monitor the impact of support 

* Work closely with the SENCo to ensure appropriate referrals are made

* To support the SENCo with administration tasks ie sending reports to professionals, scanning documents etc

* To work with the SENCo to develop and implement intervention groups and support (including delivering)

Hill Avenue is a school that has an exceptional team of staff that put children at the heart of all they do. We are committed to enabling all our children to have the self-belief, knowledge and skills to discover their place in the world.

Closing Date for applications Friday 29th September 2023 at 12noon

Informal visits welcomed please ring to make an appointment 01902558750

Interviews 5th October 2023

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.

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About Hill Avenue Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
354 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

School location

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