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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    7 January 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    7 December 2023

Job details

Job role

  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: 32.5 hours per week (8.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday) Term time plus two weeks only. Flexible working hours will be considered for a suitable candidate; this may include a variation of hours, including start and finish times, or working days.

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Grade 7 Level 1-4 (£29,229 - £31,391 per annum) reduced pro rata

Actual salary

Actual Salary £23,190.64 - £24,906.00

What skills and experience we're looking for

Woodthorpe Primary School is seeking to recruit a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to work within our team and provide support for some of our most vulnerable pupils. The role will involve some small group intervention work, some 1:1 support for pupils and also the opportunity to take a leading role within our ‘Nest’ SEN provision.

Our Higher Level Teaching Assistants and Teaching Assistants play an important role in the education of our pupils. The successful applicant will work collaboratively with our SENCO and Teaching Assistants to support our pupils with SEND in achieving their individual outcomes and maximising their learning opportunities.

If you have high expectations for student achievement and behaviour, good communication skills and a commitment to working as part of a team we would love to hear from you.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to develop their skills in teaching and be supported by our excellent Trust CPD offer.

We are looking for someone to join our exciting team who:-

  • Is committed to maintaining our high standards and wants to make a difference
  • Is able to support individual or groups of children
  • Is willing to 'go that extra mile’ to better the life chances of our children
  • Is able to support the ethos and values of the school

Further details about our school can be found on our website www.woodthorpeprimaryschool.co.uk

A full job description, person specification and application form can be found on the Trust website https://southbanktrust.co.uk/careers/.

Please email applications to recruitment@southbanktrust.co.uk for the attention of Mrs J Jones.

South Bank Multi Academy Trust reserves the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at midnight either on the advertised closing date, or at the point the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early. Applicants will be invited for interview once suitable applications are received, therefore early applications are strongly encouraged and advised.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • A friendly and supportive working environment
  • Amazing, welcoming and enthused children
  • An opportunity to develop your own skills further
  • A creative and engaging curriculum

In addition, the Trust offers a range of staff benefits, including enrolment in the excellent Local Government Pension Scheme, 24/7 access to an employee assistance programme and a range of family friendly policies.

Commitment to safeguarding

South Bank Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments are made in accordance with safer recruitment practices and the statutory guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education. Online checks will be carried out on all shortlisted candidates, and all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and checks regarding suitability to work with children.

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About Woodthorpe Primary School

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

School location

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