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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Greenlands Primary School, Darenth

  • Ref:KCC886-2062-179S
  • Posted:20/03/2024
  • Pay:Kent Range 6 - £19,153 Pro rata Salary
  • Start Date:As soon as possible
  • App Close Date:21/05/2024 at 11:45
  • Interviews:To be Confirmed


Post Title: Higher Level Teaching Assistant

School: Greenlands Primary School

Contract Type: Permanent

Contract Hours: 32.5 hour per week 

Working Pattern: Monday to Friday 8:30am – 3:30pm term time only, as well as inset days

Grade: Kent Range 6

Salary: £19,153 Pro rata Salary (FTE £25,127)

Position start Date: As soon as possible

Advert Closing Date (We reserve the right to close adverts earlier than the closing date):  21st May  2024

Interview Date: To be confirmed


We are seeking to appoint a hardworking, flexible, and reliable individual who can work on their own initiative and be proactive in problem solving.

Experience of working within a school is essential. GCSE level English and Maths is a requirement and an HLTA qualification is desirable. Above all, you need to be committed to working as part of a team who are determined to secure the absolute best for our pupils and will work hard to ensure children achieve everything, they are capable of.

You will be working Monday to Friday 8:30am – 3:30pm term time only, as well as inset days.

If you would like to add your skills and knowledge to our team and join us as we grow and develop, please get in touch.

Visits to the school are positively encouraged.  To arrange a visit or for further information please email admin@greenlandsprimary.org.uk

For further information about the school, please visit https:/www.greenlandsprimary.org.uk

Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for more information.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact the school office on 01474 703178


Greenlands Primary School

At Greenlands Primary School, we are looking for an enthusiastic, committed Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our supportive, friendly school.  Our school is a place where every child has a champion, and we strive to support and nurture our pupils to be the very best version of themselves, that they can be. 

We are a small, family school where every child and staff member is treated as an individual and is welcomed as part of the Greenlands’ family. You will work with a supportive, caring team of staff who will ensure that you are able to achieve within your role

For further information about the school, please visit Greenlands Primary School 

Information about the school

Greenlands Primary School a place where every child has a champion!

Every child and member of staff becomes part of our Greenlands family, from the very first day they join us to the day they leave. Our overarching aim is to foster in every child a love of learning, a curiosity about their world and a desire to be the very best version of themselves.

We believe that positive relationships are at the heart of what we do. Through these relationships we nurture an understanding of each other, diversity and how these positively impact on society.

We promise to work tirelessly to champion the needs of every child in our care. We will ensure that they enjoy a stimulating and inclusive education, where learning is irresistible and exciting and offers new, enriching, fulfilling experiences, that open the doors to the world beyond our school.

Information about the trust

Cygnus Academies Trust is a growing family of schools that we nurture and support to be the best that we can be. Everyone in our family is our responsibility and we value how unique every individual and school is. We provide the tools, strategies and knowhow to enable everyone to flourish. Our aim is to give everyone in our family, irrespective of background, the learning and experiences needed to give them the life chances that were once the preserve of privilege.

Safer recruitment

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. In line with Safer Recruitment guidelines, CVs will not be accepted, and you are required to complete the application in full giving details of all employment, training and gaps in employment. Cygnus Academies Trust reserves the right to reject incomplete application forms and any consistencies or anomalies will be explored at, or prior to, interview.

Any offer of employment is subject to pre-employment checks including a satisfactory ‘Enhanced with Barred List Check’ through the Disclosure and Barring Service. We will require two satisfactory references; one of which must be your line manager in your present or most recent employment. References will be requested prior to interview so please ensure that your referees are available to provide a reference.

Equal Opportunities

Cygnus Academies Trust is an equal opportunities employer committed to diversity and inclusion who welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. All people who work and study at our Trust have the right to be respected and valued within a safe and secure environment and not to be discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage & civil partnership, pregnancy & maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

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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.