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Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Job information
Salary HC6 SCP 21, £20,138 pro rata
Organisation Kingstone High School
Closing date 11.55 pm on 19 October 2017
For more information contact

For an application pack or to arrange a visit to the school please email the Administration Manager, Mrs Sally Spreckley on or telephone 01981 250224 ext 264.


Contract: Permanent, subject to successful probationary period.

Hours: 37 hours per week term time only

Interview Date: 31st October 2017

Start Date: As soon as possible

Kingstone High School requires an enthusiastic and committed Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join our team. The successful candidate will complement the professional work of the teachers by taking responsibility for agreed learning activities under a system of supervision.

The role will involve planning, preparing and delivering learning activities, for individuals, for groups and for whole classes where the teachers are not present. It will also involve monitoring pupils and assessing, recording and reporting on pupils’ progress.

Applications from candidates with a strength in numeracy will be particularly welcomed. The successful candidate will be expected to meet H.L.T.A. national standards or hold equivalent skills, expertise or experience as a TA. Appropriate training will be provided for the successful candidate.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All vacancies that involve working with vulnerable adults and/or children will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level, along with other standard pre-employment checks.