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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Ashdown Primary School , Crowborough

  • Ref:KCC845-2057-14S
  • Posted:21/11/2022
  • Pay:£25936 pro rata
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:11/01/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:16th January 2023


Ashdown Primary School are seeking to appoint an HLTA to cover PPA for four afternoons (Monday - Thursday) in key stage 2.

We are looking for someone with a positive and professional approach who is committed to working as part of a team. You will need to demonstrate good communication skills and a clear understanding of the expectations of a higher level teaching assistant and their role in teaching children.  Preferably, you will have appropriate qualifications or experience working as a higher level teaching assistant.

Hours of working - 1.30pm-3:30pm 4 afternoons/week

Term Time only.

Please see attached job description and person specification along with the application form for completion or forms can be downloaded from our website.

CVs will not be accepted.

Completed applications should be emailed to office@ashdown.e-sussex.sch.uk by noon on Friday 13th January 2023.                                   

Information about the school

Ashdown Primary School was opened in September 2015 after Whitehill Infants and Herne Juniors amalgamated. We are one school over two sites (one infant, one junior). We have an Executive Head who leads the whole school and a Head of School at each site.

We have 421 children on roll, with low numbers of SEND and Pupil Premium children.

Our parents are very supportive, with an active parents’ forum and a hugely successful PTA (Friends of Ashdown Primary School).

Job Contact Information


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.