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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    10 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time, term time: 27.5 Hours a week, Term Time Only (38 weeks)

Contract type


Pay scale

G6, SCP 14-20

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governing Board, staff and children of St Marie’s Catholic Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our dedicated school team. We are an outstanding small, friendly school with a big heart and warm family environment situated in the heart of the Standish community.

You will work across the whole school and offer a range of support varying from covering PPA sessions, supporting class teachers with small group work and individual children, creating displays and organising resources. You will be able to lead a specific area of school.

You will be:

  • fully supportive of the Catholic ethos, values and Mission Statement
  • able to use your own initiative to work without supervision
  • able to plan, deliver, mark and assess a subject area to cover PPA and management time
  • caring, positive and flexible with a willingness to work as part of our team
  • able to support the delivery of high quality learning experiences for all children
  • highly motivated with high expectations of children’s achievements and behaviour
  • committed to school improvement and raising standards of achievement
  • an active member of our school team, willing to play a full part in the life of our school including enrichment opportunities for the children

What the school offers its staff

In return we offer:

  • a caring, welcoming school where everybody is valued
  • friendly, respectful and hardworking children, staff and governors
  • a supportive, enthusiastic team committed to school improvement and every child achieving their potential
  • a commitment to Continued Professional Development
  • a bespoke, rich, diverse and broad curriculum

Further details about the role

Please note the CES Application form must be completed and CVs will not be accepted.

Completed applications to be sent to enquiries@admin.saintmaries.wigan.sch.uk

Contact the school if you require any more information on 01257 422975 or if you would like to look around our wonderful school in action.

Closing date 12 noon Friday 10th May 2024

Observations and Interviews during the week of 17th May 2024

Commitment to safeguarding

The post is likely to come under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulation and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations.

St Marie’s Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Enhanced checks through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be required for this post.
Online searches may also be undertaken for shortlisted candidates.

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About St Marie's Catholic Primary School Standish

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
202 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to St Marie's Catholic Primary School Standish

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email enquiries@admin.saintmaries.wigan.sch.uk.

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