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Higher Level Teaching Assistant (Science)

Skills for Life Trust
Grade C2 £21,074 - £28,221 per annum (Actual Salary: £15,462 - £21,243 per annum)
Chatham, Kent
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
34 hours hours per week. Term Time Only (38 weeks per year, plus one additional Trust day ).
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
21/11/2018 at 23:55 PM
Skills for Life Trust

Do you have experience of working with students who have additional needs and are looking for your next move? 


Here at Walderslade Girls School we are looking for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to complement the professional work undertaken by teachers within the Science Faculty, by taking responsibility for agreed learning activities under the direction of the Head of Faculty, with the overarching aim to promote student attainment and progression. 

As a HLTA, you will be responsible for a number of tasks such as: 

  • Assist teachers with the development and implementation of individual education/behaviour/support/mentoring plans
  • Assess the needs of SEN pupils in Science and use detailed knowledge and specialist skills to support student learning.
  • Arrange and develop mentoring arrangements with students, including revision/intervention sessions.
  • Provide objectives and accurate feedback and reports as required on student attainment, progression and behaviour, ensuring that appropriate evidence is readily available.
  • Actively seek information regarding the support of individuals and groups of students in Science and disseminate across the faculty into classrooms.

Candidates should have recent, relevant experience and a drive to see children succeed, and hold GCSEs in Maths, English and Science.

The Board of Governors are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young persons. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

For further information, please contact Miss T Pocock on 01634 861596.

Closing date: 21st November 2018 

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided.

Please note, we do not accept CV’s submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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