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Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

Crispin SchoolSomerset

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well led, collaborative and supportive team. We are seeking to appoint an exceptional person who is perhaps looking to begin a career in teaching and requires experience of working in a school. There will be an opportunity to further develop your skills through working with SEND students in a variety of subjects.  The role will require you to support students in lessons and facilitate some small group work. The post will be a permanent contract to start as soon as possible.

Salary: Grade 13 Salary Range £13630 - £15049 pa (hourly rate £10.21 to £11.27) depending on any previous experience. 30 hours per week plus 1 hour bi-weekly team meeting. Monday to Friday, from 08:25 until 13:15, 13:55 until 15:05 each day, term time only plus two training days.  

For further information about this post and to download an application pack please visit To apply for this role simply click on the quick apply button on and complete the online application form, alternatively, please complete an application form, available in the vacancies section of our website and an accompanying letter (of no more than two sides) outlining your skills and experience and how you meet the person specification.

Closing date for this post: 10:00 Wednesday 08 September 2021.

Crispin is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  These posts require a criminal background check via the disclosure procedure.  The successful applicants will therefore be subject to an Enhanced DBS as part of our Prevent duty.

These posts are covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement of the roles.

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