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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Rivermead Inclusive Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F80-40-S
  • Posted:20/02/2024
  • Pay:£26,421 + £1455
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:08/03/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 11th March 2024

Schools this job is for


Due to the expansion of our successful team Rivermead School part of the Rivermead Inclusive Trust are seeking to recruit a Higher-Level Teaching Assistant to work 3 days a week as part of our teaching team supporting learners aged 11 to 19 with a range of complex needs including autism. We are looking for a talented person who is enthusiastic and can work on their own initiative. All candidates must have a good knowledge of English and Maths.  T

Are you..?

  • Someone who has the highest expectations of themselves and others?
  • A dedicated team player with energy, drive and creativity?
  • Able to work collaboratively and act with initiative?
  • Of the belief that all children can do well and have a desire to help them achieve?
  • Committed to the highest possible expectations and pupil outcomes?
  • Ambitious and committed to your own professional development?
  • Innovative and committed to school improvement?

We can offer you…

  • A fun, supporting and friendly team and wonderful positive children.
  • A well-resourced school – including the latest technology and teaching materials related to our new curriculum and amazing outdoor learning spaces.
  • Staff who work closely together in year group teams to plan and deliver our exciting themed curriculum and provide mutual support and challenge.
  • Bespoke training designed to meet the needs of our team from both external and internal trainers – a ‘grow our own’ attitude.
  • A range of opportunities for career development throughout our Multi Academy Trust.
  • A dynamic and supportive Senior Leadership Team

Offer of employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring and a Health Declaration. For further information please contact Mrs Melinda Bate (PA to the Headteacher 01634 338348).

Information about the federation

Rivermead Inclusive Trust, strives to be diverse and inclusive and a place where we can ALL be ourselves. We welcome applications from all diverse and ethnic groups.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of an enhanced DBS check, Health Declaration and satisfactory references

If you require access arrangements to complete an application form please contact Rivermead Inclusive Trust who will cater to your needs ie. large print, coloured forms and an audio version.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Trust Office
  • Address:Long Catlis Road,
    ME8 9TX
  • Telephone: 01634 961080
  • Email: dstammers@r-i-t.org


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 Education.