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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Christ Church CEP Academy, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-3148-44S
  • Posted:15/05/2023
  • Pay:KR7 (32.5 Hours per week)
  • Start Date:01/09/2023
  • App Close Date:23/06/2023 at 13:00
  • Interviews:27/06/2023


Are you looking for a challenge?  Do you enjoy working with children?  Are you currently a HLTA looking to work in a different setting or are you ready to take that next step in your career?

Well, Christ Church CEP Academy could be the school for you!  We are looking for a HLTA to join our dedicated team to make a difference to the lives of our children.

The role is Full-Time (32.5 hours a week) and responsbilities will include (but not limited to):

  • PPA Cover
  • Group Intervention
  • Covering classes for Staff Absence
  • Planning and preparing and teaching Curriculum Lessons
  • Supporting and developing children with different needs
  • Working with a larger team

The role will be primarily based in Key Stage 2 but we do expect you to be flexible in moving between year groups to meet the needs of the school.  You will be instrumental in supporting our children throughout the school day by providing emotional and academic support where necessary.

The candiate should have the HLTA qualification already but, if not, we are happy to support the right candidate to complete this later on.  The candidate MUST have school experience and experience of working in/covering classes.

We may interview early for an exceptional candidate - visits to the school or a conversation are warmly welcomed.

Please contact the Headteacher (Robin Flack) for further information.

Information about the school

Christ Church CEP Academy is a two form entry primary academy near the centre of Folkestone. We aim to create a stimulating and enjoyable learning environment where each individual can achieve their full potential. We want our pupils to be enthused and engaged in their learning at all times and our skills based curriculum provides a wide range of opportunities to develop children’s interests and capabilities. We are a building learning power and philosophy for learning school, encouraging pupils to develop strategies which enable them to become independent, enthusiastic and confident learners.

We are committed to the safeguarding of all members of our community including children, staff, families and the wider community.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01303 226029


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.