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Recovery Tutor: Teacher or HLTA - Fixed Term

Claremont Primary School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-2465-85T
  • Posted:16/11/2021
  • Pay:• MPS- Teacher • KR5 for qualified HLTA
  • Start Date:January 2022 or as soon as after as possible
  • App Close Date:02/12/2021 at 16:00
  • Interviews:6th December 2021


Claremont has an exciting and rewarding opportunity for a qualified teacher or HLTA to tutor pupils and support the recovery curriculum across writing and maths. The model we are working with, allows for children to be successful with their peers and not a separate provision. The skilled and talented adult will work alongside and with class teachers to deliver learning during maths and writing lessons during the regular morning classes inside the classrooms, and then provide support/ intervention for individuals or small groups before the following lesson.

The teacher/HLTA will plan alongside the teachers; they will also have their own PPA. Their work will provide personalised interventions which will assist and accelerate progress, and help our pupils retain and extend their potential following lockdown. They will be able to support assessment and track pupils progress and report to DHT. Training/ additional support would be available if needed were the successful candidate a HLTA.

The position is for 3 days a week: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

The role is for a fixed term position from January 2022 to end of term 5 2021 (02.06.2021) based on a limited funding stream which is linked to Recovery. Additional opportunities may be available prior to the termination of this contract which would be advertised and communicated at that time.

Two pay scales apply for this post based on the qualifications of the applicant:

  • Main scale for teachers
  • Kent Range 5 for qualified HLTA

Information about the school

Claremont Primary School has 437 pupils on roll, taught across 14 classes. The school is over-subscribed and viewed by staff as a great place to work, with incomparable opportunities to develop your career.

As an outstanding school and a partner school for Kent Teaching School Hub; there are many opportunities to become the best you can be, and to help others reach their goals.

We have outstanding staff, supportive parents, talented and well motivated pupils, skilled governors and a strong sense of purpose based on our vision: A hub of educational excellence and innovation, supporting and valuing everyone.

Recent parental feedback:
Thanks for all your efforts and endless support. We have been incredibly lucky to have Claremont and your inclusive practise so expertly achieved.

As an employer, we value equality, honesty, respect, diligence and commitment whilst supporting well-being. Safeguarding remains our priority.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Candi Roberts
  • Address:Claremont Primary School, Banner Farm Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 5EB
  • Telephone: (01892) 531395 ext 3
  • Email: admin@claremont.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01892) 520185


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).