Higher Level Teaching Assistant, Dorset

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Gillingham Primary SchoolDorset
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Start date: 2nd September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £12.85 to £14.92 per hour Dorset Grade XS10.8 Grade 9 SCP 19-25
Contract term: Permanent

We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified and experienced HLTA to join our team here at Gillingham Primary School working 27.92 hours per week, term time only on a permanent contract.

The successful candidate will be committed to raising standards and achievement and skilled at building excellent relationships with children, staff and parents.  You should have high expectations of children in terms of behaviour and learning and be able to demonstrate a dedication to working as part of a professional team.

You will also be:

• A confident individual who enjoys the company of both adults and children

• An excellent communicator, able to both listen and share your own thoughts and opinions

• Able to receive and use developmental feedback

• Committed to wanting the best for each and every child

• Patient and calm with a warm sense of fun

Your main duties will be:

• Delivering lessons to pupils during teachers’ PPA and Leadership time or other absence of the teacher.

• Planning and preparing lessons, under the direction of the class teachers

• Working with the wider teaching assistant team, for example, undertaking supervisory duties and/or delivering interventions.

• Supporting teachers in evaluating pupils’ learning needs and progress through a range of assessment activities, including marking and feedback.

We can offer you:

• Support and guidance from our experienced team

• Excellent development opportunities

• The chance to make a big difference to our school and the children within it.

The school is committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children in its care and candidates will be asked to demonstrate an understanding of safeguarding children and complete an enhanced DBS check prior to appointment.

Applications should be made online via www.dorsetforyou.com 

Visit our website at www.gillinghamprimary.dorset.sch.uk for further details.

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More about Gillingham Primary School
Address: School Road, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4QR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1747 823245