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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Term Time - Special Needs Position

Stone Bay School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-7058-105S
  • Posted:24/11/2022
  • Pay:KR6 £21,801- £23,262 + SEN allowance £1342
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:02/12/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 12th Dec 2022




Salary: HLTA Level 1, Kent Range Band 6 

£21,801- £23,262 (Pro-rata £18,834 - £20,096) + SEN Allowance £1342 per annum


34 hours per week - term time only 

Monday, Wednesday & Friday 08:45 - 15:45

Tuesday 08:45 - 17:00

Thursday 08:45 - 16:00

Are you:

  • Committed and enthusiastic
  • Passionate, fun and creative and prepared to go that extra mile
  • Able to establish supportive, caring and secure relationships with children, promoting respect, self-esteem and a positive, inclusive whole school ethos;
  • Adaptable with a can-do attitude;
  • Great at working in a team with initiative to work independently to support children in achieving their best;

We are the school for you because:

  • Our school values in  “getting it right for our children”
  • Everyday will be different and highly rewarding
  • It is a privilege to watch our children grow and develop


We can offer you:

  • A highly motivated and dedicated team of teaching and support staff embracing school improvement.
  • Opportunities for professional development and to gain new skills
  • A caring and supportive leadership team who lead with passion and kindness
  • A benefits support package through KCC
  • Excellent Pension Scheme


The closing date for applications is Noon on Friday 2nd December 2022.

Interviews to be held week commencing 12th December 2022.


Stone Bay School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. These posts are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and verification of the right to work in the UK


Kent County Council is an equal opportunities employer.


Information about the school

We specialise in providing day and residential education for pupils aged 4 to 19 years who have a diagnosis of Autism.

We believe that all our pupils are entitled to the very best possible education delivered in an environment that is both safe and conducive to learning. We work tirelessly to ensure we get this just right for all our pupils.

Our unique school is situated on Stone Bay in the seaside town of Broadstairs in a beautiful Victorian building which benefits from stunning views over the English Channel. The local coastal environment provides many unique and enjoyable learning opportunities for our pupils.

At Stone Bay School every staff member plays an important role in ensuring our children have the opportunities to achieve their full potential.

Do you have what it takes? Are you kind and caring, do you have a positive can do attitude, are you keen to learn and develop, are you a team player and do you want to work in a community that embraces diversity and inclusion?

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01843) 866652


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.