Higher Learning Teaching Assistant

Priory SchoolEast Sussex



Higher Level Teaching Assistant - with Autism Specialism

30 hours a week, term time

To Start as soon as possible

Priory School is a happy and thriving Secondary School based in Lewes, East Sussex.  The Governors are recruiting a Higher Level Teaching Assistant, with an Autism Specialism.  This role is based in the ASD facility and includes supporting the SEN Teacher with leading classes within the facility and in mainstream lessons, supporting SEN children and Teaching Assistants.  Working with outstanding SEN professionals, Teachers, SENCOs, parents and Educational Psychologists. 

The role is suitable for candidates with:

• HLTA qualification (desirable) or evidence of senior SEN support role

• You must be confident, proactive and dedicated

• Good academics across GCSE & A Level is essential 

• Ideal for aspiring Educational Psychologists or SEN professionals or Psychology Graduate with ASD experience.

The successful applicant will be offered CPD and additional training throughout and be supported by specialist SEN professionals.  

The salary is Single Status grade 8, Points 20 - 22, £23,598 to £25,487, actual salary is £16,456 to £17,774 a year for 30 hours per week working term time to include inset days.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 17th September 2021

Full details of the post and an application form can be downloaded directly from our school website at www.priory.e-sussex.sch.uk under Join Us, Staff Vacancies. Please email application forms to the Personnel Officer at personnel@priory.e-sussex.sch.uk   Please note that if you have not received a response within 3 weeks of the closing date then we regret that your application has not been successful.

East Sussex County Council is committed to equality of opportunity. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake, or currently hold, a DBS enhanced clearance for this authority.

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Priory School

East Sussex

Priory School
Mountfield RoadLewesEast SussexBN7 2XNUnited Kingdom
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http://www.priory.e-sussex.sch.uk+44 1273 476231
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