Higher level teaching assistant

TEMP for 1 Year in the first instance
Band 8 SCP 25-28
35 hours per week (term time only) £18737 – £21135

Governors are seeking to appoint 1 Higher Level Teaching Assistant. The successful candidate will join our existing team of HLTA’s. The successful candidate will be responsible for running the Forest Schools programme across school. A passion for outdoor learning is essential. We will support the right candidate through the Forest Schools qualification if they are not already qualified.

We can offer;

  • A supportive and experienced leadership team and dedicated, friendly staff.
  • An exciting and innovative place to work.
  • Full Forest Schools qualification training
  • An appropriate degree of autonomy and control.

The successful applicants will;

  • Hold an NVQ level 3 or equivalent in plus appropriate experience.
  • HLTA status which requires the p[possession of Literacy and Numeracy at level 2 or higher.
  • Satisfactory completion of HLTA training
  • GCSE English and Maths (Grades A-C) or equivalent.

Download the full job description here

Download an application pack here

To arrange a visit please ring our Business manager, Janet Smith, on 01274 495934 or email

Closing date for applications :- on Friday 10th January 2020

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.