Higher Level Teaching Assistant

St Benedict's Catholic College, Colchester
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Job Ref No. ECC5466-261 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: £13,235.82 to £14,046.39
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 01/10/2021 Midday Date of Interviews: tbc  

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We are looking to appoint enthusiastic HLTAs to work with teachers as part of our professional team to support learning activities for classes, groups and/or to support students undertaking lessons delivered via remote learning or computer aided techniques.To also provide support to students across the college or support pupils with severe learning, behavioural, communication, social, sensory or physical difficulties. Provide support to students with: transition from primary school; transition from KS3 to KS4 through Pathways; transition from college to post-16 education. The successful candidates will need to have GCSE qualification grade C/level 5 or above, or equivalent, in English and maths. Additionally the successful candidate will hold the L4 Teaching Assistant qualification or be willing to achieve it within 12 months of appointment.

The pay band for the role is Scale 5 (scp 8 to 11), which is £20,493 to £21,748.

The hours of work for the role will be 28 hours per week, Monday to Friday and this will be required term time, plus five staff training days (39 weeks in total), working between the hours of 08.55 am to 15.30 pm, with one afternoon working to 16.00 pm.

The actual salary for the role (inclusive of holiday pay) is £13,235.82 to £14,046.39 (under 5 years' service) or £13,414.28 to £14,235.78 (over 5 years' service).

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all young people and expects all staff to share that commitment. The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Applications will only be accepted on the college application form (which can be downloaded from our Website) and should be emailed to Mrs Angela Jones HR Administrator at a.jones@stbenedicts.essex.sch.uk. CVs will not be accepted.

For further details about the role, please contact Mrs Lyndsey Humble SENDCo on 01206 549222 and for further details about the college, please go to our website www.stbenedicts.essex.sch.uk.

The closing date for applications is midday on Friday 1st October 2021 and interviews will be held shortly after that date.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Mrs Angela Jones
Norman Way, Colchester
Essex, CO3 3US
Telephone: 01206 549222
Email: admin@stbenedicts.essex.sch.uk

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