22 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    14 April 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Higher level teaching assistant

Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - Main hours are Monday 08.30am to 16.00pm and Tuesday to Friday 08.40am to 15.30pm, but there are an additional 4.5hrs to work per week and this is to attend weekly staff meetings and for planning time.

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to recruit an excellent practitioner to work with our wonderful pupils and staff. March 2022 we were judged ‘good’ by Ofsted in all areas with elements of outstanding practice. The post is required for September 2023, applicants with a range of strengths and experience are welcome to apply.

The vacancy is to be class based covering PPA time. This post will suit a prospective candidate who is looking to complete their teacher training with us in future or grow into a teaching role.

We are looking to appoint:

* An outstanding practitioner who is able to meet a range of learning needs in the classroom

* A team player who can think creatively and demonstrate excellent communication skills

* An excellent practitioner who is able to demonstrate a flexible approach and recognises the importance of accessing learning opportunities outside the classroom

*A focused individual with experience of working within a mainstream or special school environment

What the school offers its staff

In return we offer:

* The opportunity to play a significant part in the many exciting developments we are currently leading

* A strong leadership team with a shared vision of school development for Highfield Academies

* Excellent opportunities for continuing professional development

* The opportunity to work alongside a welcoming, caring and supportive staff who are committed to providing the best outcomes for all learners

* An exciting role where no two days are ever the same!

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS clearance.

Applying for the job

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About Highfield Littleport Academy

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 19
School size
124 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 19
Phone number
01353 223301

Special Needs School

Arranging a visit to Highfield Littleport Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email emma.brooke@highfieldlittleport.org.

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