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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Part-time - Special Needs Position

Ashdown Primary School , Crowborough

  • Ref:KCC845-2057-10S
  • Posted:22/11/2018
  • Pay:Single Status Grade 8 pt 20-22 (£22,515-£24,319)
  • Start Date:Jan 2019
  • App Close Date:07/12/2018 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 10th December 2018


HLTAs Needed for January 2019

Ashdown Primary School are seeking to appoint 2 higher level teaching assistants to cover our PPA time for one afternoon per week + ad-hoc further hours (there is also a possibility that this could increase to further afternoons).

We are looking for someone with a positive and professional approach who is committed to working as part of a team. You will need to demonstrate good communication skills and a clear understanding of the expectations of a higher level teaching assistant and their role in teaching children.  Preferably, you will have appropriate qualifications or experience working as a higher level teaching assistant.

Hours of working - Thursday afternoon 1:15pm-3:45pm (this includes planning time) Term Time only.

Interviews - w/b 10th December 2018

Please see attached job description and person specification along with the application form for completion or forms can be downloaded from our website.

CVs will not be accepted.


Information about the school

Ashdown Primary School was opened in September 2015 after Whitehill Infants and Herne Juniors amalgamated. We are one school over two sites (one infant, one junior). We have an Executive Head who leads the whole school and a Head of School at each site.

We have 437 children on roll, with low numbers of SEND and Pupil Premium children.

Our parents are very supportive, with an active parents’ forum and a hugely successful PTA (Friends of Ashdown Primary School).

Job Contact Information


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.