Teaching Assistant/Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Hatherleigh CP School

  • Multiple Locations
  • Multiple Terms
  • TA: £9.60 - £9.79 per hour; HLTA: £12.66 - £14.26 per hour

Hatherleigh Primary School is seeking to appoint a person to carry out the general role of Teaching Assistant/Higher Level Teaching Assistant commencing 31st October 2022 until 31st August 2023.
This post is temporary due to a possible staff restructure in 2023/24.

The role will be working in both KS1 and KS2 and offering 1:1 support for a year 2 child. 

Hatherleigh Primary School has a warm, friendly and supportive atmosphere. It is situated at the heart of the community where everyone is valued, and which encourages all the children to achieve their potential whilst being caring and aware of both their physical and mental wellbeing. We have an excellent team of staff who create a nurturing working environment where children feel supported and encouraged to take responsibility for themselves, others and their environment.

You will provide in-class support, small group sessions and one to one supervision, under the direction of the class teacher. We are looking for an individual with a sensitive, inspiring and nurturing approach to the needs and educational development of the children, who can be flexible, communicate effectively and think creatively.

Ideally, you will:
- Be able to build positive relationships with children, staff and parents;
- Have strong English and Math’s skills; (minimum GCSE qualification)
-  Be able to maintain consistent boundaries, while being flexible and resilient in supporting the pupil.
- Be willing to work as part of team and liaise with other professionals both within and outside school
- Be able to use you own initiative when required.

Hatherleigh Primary School require all applicants to be eligible to work in the UK with no restrictions, as we are unable to offer sponsorship/work visas. You will be required to provide proof of Right to Work at interview stage.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This role requires a DBS disclosure.
This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

Visits are welcomed.  Please call the school on 01837 810248.

Please return your completed application form to dorbell@hatherleigh-pri.devon.sch.uk 

Interview Date: Tuesday 11th October 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationDevon County Schools
  • Work LocationWest DevonDevon
  • Work Postcode

    EX20 3JB


  • Reference

    JS03667


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support


  • Salary Details

    TA: £9.60 - £9.79 per hour; HLTA: £12.66 - £14.26 per hour


  • Job TermFixed
  • Appointment TypePart TimeTerm Time
  • Hours

    28.30 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date

    06/10/2022

  • DBS Check Required

    Yes