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Higher Level Teaching Assistant

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St Laurence Church of England Primary School, Long Eaton
Salary details
Grade 8 Actual Salary £9,548.88 - £10,212.36 per annum (£27,507 - £29,418 per annum FTE)
Job term
Part Time
Appointment type
Fixed Term - Due to pupil numbers until the end of August 2025
15 hours per week, 39 weeks per year
Closing Date
28 July 2024


Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic, fun and highly supportive group of dedicated people? If so, then please read on...

We are looking for a talented and hardworking Higher Level Teaching Assistant (with relevant HLTA status) to join our committed staff team to help shape the future of our fabulous children.

Our school is at an exciting stage of growth and development and offers many CPD opportunities for staff.

Our governors are looking to appoint a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to come and work with us. You will be working throughout our school supporting all teachers and children in all key stages. Therefore, Subject Knowledge must be of a high standard from years 1-6.

The successful candidate will be working in classes and with small groups of children as well as providing short term cover for classes when required.

They will also:

  • Be able to demonstrate that they meet the 33 HLTA professional standards
  • have English and maths skills at Level 2 or equivalent
  • know how to use ICT to support your work
  • be trained in relevant learning strategies, e.g. literacy

We are looking for a caring and confident practitioner who will support and encourage our children to achieve to the highest standards.

We will be able to offer the successful candidate the support of a team of skilled staff as well as appropriate professional development.

To find out more about the post, visits to the school are strongly encouraged to see if our school is the place for you. To arrange a visit please contact Mrs Thomasson (School Business Assistant) on 0115 9728469 to make an appointment.

Please also see our school website for lots of information about our school community and classes.

Applications will not be accepted through the Derbyshire County Council website – all application forms and reference monitoring forms to be sent to – jobs@st-laurence.derbyshire.sch.uk.

Provisional Interview Date: 13 August 2024.

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.

Please be aware that Derbyshire County Council is placing this advert on behalf of this organisation and you should refer directly to its website for details of the terms and conditions attached to this post. Any queries regarding this advert or the recruitment process should be made directly to the organisation.