Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Thatcham Park C. E. (VC) Primary School
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Thatcham Park C. E. (VC) Primary School

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Job Title Higher Level Teaching Assistant
Job Type

Classroom Support (TA)

Start Date



Part Time

Start - End Time 30



21,748 - 25,481

Closing date for applications


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Our successful, friendly and inclusive school is looking to appoint an enthusiastic, qualified

Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

30 hours per week (4 days), Term time and INSET days. Required April 2021

Salary Band F £21,748 – £25,481 pro rata

Thatcham Park is rated by OFSTED as a GOOD school with OUTSTANDING Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare (Nov 2018)

 We are an open and caring leadership team, highly committed to supporting the professional development of all staff.

Are you passionate about primary education? Do you believe that every child deserves access to the highest standards of education?

Working across the Primary phase within an agreed system of supervision, you will provide teacher release and work with the whole class, small groups and individuals to deliver learning activities and support the teaching of the school curriculum.

You will hold an appropriate HLTA qualification or equivalent, have experience of this role working with children across a primary school setting and demonstrate the confidence to work with a class in the absence of the teacher.

If you are looking for a great career opportunity with the ability to demonstrate your expertise, skills and commitment to delivering the best learning provision for children, this is the place for you

We can offer successful applicants opportunities to:

  • Play a significant part in the continuing development of our school supporting both personal and professional development.
  • Lead and manage innovative and creative learning experiences for all.
  • Enhance the education of our happy, hardworking and well behaved pupils who are keen to learn and achieve.
  • Work within a strong team in a stimulating & spacious environment; a well-resourced setting, both inside and outside. 
  • Make a difference and influence the learning of many;
  • A supportive and friendly team of fellow staff and Governors;

Further details and an application pack, can be found on the school website or email to the office address.  To gain greater insight into our school family and provision, visits to the school are warmly encouraged welcomed by appointment.

 Closing Date: Monday 15th March 2021 (noon)

Interviews: w/c 22nd March 2021

 Thatcham Park School supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people who fall within any of the nine protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010.

 The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS and other relevant employment checks will be sought from the successful candidate.

Our School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

We are committed to securing genuine equality of opportunity in all aspects of our activities as an employer and education provider.

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