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Hlta - Full-time

Tunbury Primary School, Walderslade

  • Ref:KCC886-2530-255S
  • Posted:25/03/2020
  • Pay:KR6
  • Start Date:November/December
  • App Close Date:15/10/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:wb 18th October


HLTA - Full time - 37 hours per week

Do you have magic at your fingertips, a passion for learning? Then we want you! We are looking for a qualified and experienced HLTA to join our school team.

 What can we offer?

  • A well-resourced learning environment
  • A support network that encourages challenge, change and innovation
  • Sparkly, happy children who are waiting to be inspired
  • Extensive grounds to develop high quality learning outside the classroom
  • Good standards of behaviour and a supportive parent community

 What do we want? We would like to employ a HLTA who is:

  • Qualified and experienced
  • A team player 
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Able to build strong relationships with children across the school
  • Skilled at delivering whole class sessions, keeping learning and established school systems on track

The role will mainly comprise planned and ad-hoc whole class cover for teaching staff. The hours of work are 8.15-4.15 Monday to Wednesday, 8.15-4.30 Thursday and 8.15-3.30 Friday, although minor adjustments could be made to these hours to suit the successful candidate.

If you can keep our children smiling and make a difference, then please apply to our school. We would love you to be part of our team.

As you will already know, all schools are working within Covid-19 guidelines with new systems and protective measures in place. Our school Covid-19 risk assessment is available to view at https://www.tunbury.kent.sch.uk/Parents/Letters-Forms/ . Our new HLTA will work across different class and year group bubbles each week, although movement between bubbles in any one school day will be minimised. 

Please note: unfortunately it will not be possible to visit the school prior to making an application.  Please phone the school office on 01634 863085 to talk to a member of our Senior Leadership Team about this post, as we would be happy to discuss this with you.

Information about the school

Tunbury Primary School is a popular three form entry school set in spacious grounds within the leafy suburbs of Walderslade, Kent. Our children are happy, well motivated and very keen to learn. The Tunbury staff team is welcoming, supportive and positive about making a difference. Our school is rated Good by Ofsted.

Tunbury Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:The Office
  • Address:Tunbury Primary School, Tunbury Avenue, Walderslade, Kent, ME5 9HY
  • Telephone: 01634 863085
  • Email: office@tunbury.kent.sch.uk


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.