Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    as soon as possible

  • Closing date

    26 September 2023 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    12 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type


Actual salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

As a senior TA (26.75 hours) you will be supporting small groups and individuals with both their learning and wellbeing. You will assist classteachers with preparation and assessment and deliver catch up / intervention programmes. You will be called upon to supervise a class for short periods as ad hoc cover. As an HLTA (7 hours) you will provide class cover e.g. for PPA and sickness absence. You will also supervise morning break time for a class every day and provide some lunch time supervision. The hours of working are 8.30am – 4.00pm including a 15 minute morning break and a 30 minute lunch break.

The governors will consider those who have:

  • Relevant teaching assistant qualifications
  • Successful experience of implementing work programmes with individuals/groups, in or out of the classroom.
  • Good communication and inter-personal skills

What the school offers its staff

Holt House Infant School is part of the Holt House and Carterknowle Schools Federation and we nurture a caring community in which every child learns well. We have a welcoming and secure environment with a warm and friendly ethos. We are dedicated to providing high standards and are committed to giving each and every child the best education. We have high expectations and children and adults work together in a positive and supportive way.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people; we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to disclose any cautions or convictions prior to interview. The amendments to the ROA Exceptions Order 1975 (2013 & 2020) provide that certain convictions and cautions are 'protected' and are therefore not subject to disclosure to employers. The successful candidate will complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and a Children’s Barred List check.

Applying for the job

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About Holt House Infant School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 7
Education phase
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School size
179 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 7
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Holt House Infant School is a city school in a woodland setting, with an inspiring learning environment. It has wonderful children who are eager to learn. We are committed to providing the best quality education possible and have high expectations of children, staff and parents. We work in partnership with our parents and carers and expect them to support us in helping their child to reach their potential. We pride ourselves on the way in which every child is included not only in learning, but in every part of school life.

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