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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Hampton Primary School, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-2264-203S
  • Posted:20/09/2022
  • Pay:KS7
  • Start Date:November 2022
  • App Close Date:10/10/2022 at 15:00
  • Interviews:w/c 17th October


We are seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated and dedicated HLTA/Team Leader to join our team of hardworking, friendly and supportive staff. The ideal candidate will need to have experience of supervising and leading a team, implementing schemes of work, and acting as a Cover Supervisor and/or HLTA. Responsibilities will also include:-

~ supporting and monitoring the work of LSAs

~ good behaviour management

~ developing and promoting positive inter-personal relationships with pupils and staff

~ supporting and promoting independent learning

~ supporting the safeguarding of pupils

Applications are invited from team players with excellent communication skills who are able to demonstrate initiative and flexibility. The ability to organise, lead and motivate a team, as well as a good sense of humour, is essential.

Hampton Primary 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 staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain DBS clearance.

Information about the school

We are a large and successful primary school, which converted to a stand alone Academy in April 2012. We operate under Hampton Collaborative Trust allowing the freedom to grow and develop with our community needs at the forefront of all decisions.

We are an inclusive, caring and constantly improving school with an exceptionally strong collaborative staff team. Our current roll is 670 children with 3 classes per year group, group teaching in the KS2 to facilitate smaller class provision, a purpose built on-site nursery and a strong Well-Being Team, FLO, Play Therapist and Emotional Well-Being practitioner to provide the support and nurture for our most vulnerable children.

Our current SEND is 15% and we are constantly signposted within the local authority for our excellent SEND provision. We are also incredibly excited to be in the process of developing an ASC SRP provision to further support and nurture our SEND children.

Our staff benefit from complimentary refreshments in our modern staffroom, free Breakfast and After School Care for their children if they attend the school whilst they are working, one paid wellbeing day per term (6 per year), subsidised lunches, on-site parking, plus selected Kent Reward benefits.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Jacquie Evans, Office Manager
  • Address:Fitzgerald Avenue, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 8NB
  • Telephone: (01227) 372159
  • Email: office@hampton.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01227) 741549


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.