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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    5 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)
  • Other support roles

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Working pattern

Part time: 32.5 hours per week, all year round

Contract type


Actual salary

Grade G SCP13-18 FTE £26,873 - £29,269 (Actual Salary £23,604 - £25,709)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Hours of Work: 32.5 hours - all year round.

We are looking to appoint a flexible and enthusiastic Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our expert team of Associate Staff.

The main responsibilities will be:

  • to lead on whole school PESSPA
  • to Plan, teach and assess PE lessons;
  • to provide extra-curricular sporting clubs and activities;
  • To inspire children and staff to live a healthy lifestyle
  • To plan sporting events and carry out risk assessments
  • to assist with inter-school sports events and fixtures;
  • to supervise classes during the short-term absence of their usual class or subject teacher
  • to deliver high quality interventions;

This post is particularly well-suited to a candidate who is considering career development towards becoming a qualified teacher.

The school has a strong commitment to extra-curricular sport, including competitive fixtures. The school provides a wide range of after school sporting activities, run by our staff.
Our local school sports partnership offers regular opportunities for professional development and support.

The successful candidate should have:

Experience of working in a classroom environment

Experience planning for and leading sports activities/PE lessons

What the school offers its staff

How to Apply
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About Greatwood Community Primary School
At Greatwood Community Primary School & Nursery, all our children are able to enjoy their learning and flourish in a safe and happy environment. Everyone who plays a part in Greatwood life is very proud of the school and we all strive to maintain it as a fantastic place to learn and a key part of Skipton life. We are proud to be a part of Northern Star Academies Trust and make the most of the links we have with our brilliant partner schools.

Northern Star Academies Trust
We are a mission-driven Multi-Academy Trust, with an unwavering commitment to nurture learning in a sustainable environment so that our whole community can thrive, aspire and succeed. We offer access to a professional and supportive community of academies, senior leaders, and mentors to help develop and progress your career.

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 Greatwood Community Primary School

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