Higher Level Teaching Assistant, Surrey

Closing date:

OneSchool Global UK Kenley CampusSurrey

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £17,500 to £22,500 DOE
Contract term: Permanent

OneSchool Global UK is part of the OneSchool Global network, one of the most extensive and progressive networks of schools and educational support services in the world. With schools in 20 countries worldwide, our 9,000 students are benefiting from the amazing results of global collaboration and cutting-edge educational methods such as Self-Directed Learning. 

Our small and friendly team at our Kenley Campus are seeking an experienced Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join the team on a full time, permanent basis. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and highly motivated HLTA to provide support for SEND students across KS3-KS5 and assist the Learning Support Coordinator where necessary.

Our schools offer achievement, opportunity and professional challenge to our students within a supportive environment. The students have a passion and desire to excel in learning. We are looking for conscientious and hard-working individuals who are passionate about education, pay meticulous attention to detail and who wish to maintain our environment to the highest standard. Our goal is to become a leading edge school in every aspect.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide learning support for pupils & teachers within a Self-Directed Learning philosophy 
  • Take a lead role in the provision of support for children with special educational needs and disabilities 
  • Assess, manage and deliver learning support using knowledge and specialist skills 
  • To work with pupils, understanding how to motivate and encourage them to achieve and develop through the development of their attributes, skills and knowledge 
  • To work with the LSCO / RSENCO and other teachers to develop and implement Pupil passports/ILPS/MSP 
  • To act a Key Worker for identified pupils, regularly liaising with parents and staff to ensure progress against Learning Plan targets 
  • Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils within the classroom 
  • Encourage pupils to interact and work co-operatively with others and engage in all activities through support of their Attributes, Skills and Knowledge
  • To build and maintain successful relationships with pupils, treat them consistently and be concerned for their development as learners, supporting them and responding to their individual needs 
  • Establish productive working relationships with staff and pupils
  • Organise and manage an appropriate learning environment and resources 
  • Within an agreed system of supervision and the SDL philosophy, deliver challenging teaching and learning objectives 
  • Monitor and evaluate pupil responses to learning activities through a range of assessment and monitoring strategies 
  • Provide objective and accurate feedback and reports as required on pupil achievement, progress and other matters, ensuring the availability of appropriate evidence 
  • Record progress and achievement in lessons/activities systematically and provide evidence of range and level of progress and attainment 
  • Work within an established discipline policy to anticipate and manage behaviour constructively, promoting self-control and independence 
  • To be familiar with the school curriculum, the age-related expectations of pupils and main teaching methods for age ranges in which you are involved 
  • Use ICT effectively to support learning activities and develop pupil’s competence and independence in its use, in line with the OneSchool ethos and general practice 
  • Perform any duties that the Senior Leadership of the school shall from time to time determine and are appropriate to the post. 

The successful applicant will:

  • Be adaptable, resilient and have a desire to make a lasting difference to the lives of our students
  • Have relevant qualifications or experience working in a school with pupils requiring additional support 
  • Enjoy being part of a supportive team
  • Be caring and enthusiastic
  • Respect the school’s Ethos and Values

In return we offer: 

  • Students who are enthusiastic and highly motivated with a love of learning
  • The opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of our students
  • Excellent premises and well-equipped classrooms providing a modern and technologically advanced learning environment for students 
  • Supportive Trustees who are committed to school improvement, who will work with you to achieve your goals
  • Dedicated and talented specialist staff who work together to continually build upon our high standards
  • On-going CPD with support from our Teacher Training Academy - our innovative skills centre which is driving progress in learning and teaching throughout OneSchool Global UK

For more information about OneSchool Global UK or specific information relating to our Campus please visit http://www.oneschoolglobal.com or follow us on LinkedIn at OneSchool Global UK

For a visit or to have an informal discussion about the role, please call the campus directly on 01883 338634 or email flt.recruit@uk.oneschoolglobal.com  for an application pack.

Closing Date for application forms: midday on Friday 10th January 2020 

Interviews will be held week commencing: TBC 


OneSchool Global UK Kenley Campus is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with. As such, all posts are subject to a safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks.

We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across the school. This is in line with statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education 2019 and The Education Act 2002, we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

More about OneSchool Global UK Kenley Campus
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Senior School, Kenley Campus, Victor Beamish Road, Kenley, Surrey, CR3 5FX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1883 338 634
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