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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Full-time/Part-time

Saltwood CEP School, Hythe

  • Ref:KCC886-3350-124S
  • Posted:06/06/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 5
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:21/06/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:28th June 2023


Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant looking for a new challenge?

Saltwood Church of England Primary school is a popular, happy school full of lovely children who enjoy coming to school and are eager to learn. We aim to help our children become confident and creative learners by building on the excellent support we receive from parents and our wider community.

We are seeking to create an important new position in our support staff. The role will involve working both as a teaching assistant in an individual year group as well as acting as an HLTA cover provider in other classrooms for two days a week.

You will be working closely with our excellent team of teachers and teaching assistants to support children in both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. The role consists of a 24 hour week, spread over 4 days with some flexibility within this working pattern required from week to week.

The successful applicant will develop the skills needed to lead a class. We can offer the opportunity to develop this experience to an outstanding level with the support of our talented staff.

You will already have had experience of the primary classroom and have a passion for teaching and learning that is visible at interview!

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged.

Information about the school

Saltwood Church of England Primary School is a successful single form entry school at the heart of a supportive village community. We have 210 pupils on roll in 7 classes with good facilities, including an ICT suite and attractive grounds. Ofsted described the personal development of our children as Outstanding.

Pupils are well behaved and motivated; they respond well to our caring Christian ethos and they are eager to learn in our happy environment. Saltwood CEP School is federated with Bodsham CEP school. Please look at our website for more information and pictures of our schools.

Saltwood Play and Learning Centre is a registered charity with a team of up to 15 staff operating from the grounds of Saltwood School and offering childcare for nursery and school age children during term time.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01303 264899)


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.