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Job Ref No. ECC2833-105S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 5 Point 8
Position Start Date: 01/09/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 27/06/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: Week beginning 4th July 2022  

Job Description

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HLTA required September 2022

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated, reliable, and well-organised person to join our team as a permanentHLTA.

We would like to hear from you if you:

* have an appropriateHLTAqualification or willing to work towards one
* have experiences/expertise which can enrich our pupils' learning
* have experience across a broad range of year groups in KS1 or KS2.
* are adaptable, organised and flexible.
* have experience of teaching a whole class and small groups

We can offer a school which has:

* a team of friendly, supportive, committed team of staff
* motivated and happy pupils
* a happy workplace
* good resources and learning environment
* an exciting curriculum
* A strong commitment to and support for staff well being
* A range of employee benefit schemes

If appointed, you will undertake a range of activities including class-based support, class cover, interventions and catch-up booster lessons.

30 hours per week

39 working weeks (44.5 paid weeks)

Permanent Contract

Salary: Scale 5 Point 8 - £14,870.47 pro rata per annum (including fringe allowance)

Closing date: 9am, Monday 27th June 2022

Interviews: Week beginning 4th July 2022

For further information about us, please visit Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting the school reception, 01279 445538.

To apply, please submit your completed application and personal statement to Miss Tunai Musa;

'PCLC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the Criminal Records Bureau'

Information about the School

The Downs is a "good school where pupils thrive both socially and academically because they are well looked after and kept safe in a caring environment that puts their needs first." - OFSTED January 2016.

We are a 2 form entry primary school and we are situated centrally in Harlow adjacent to the town centre. We are committed to making the school experience for all our children of the highest standard.

Why not visit our website,, and see us for yourselves.

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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Contact Information

Lynne Smith - Finance & HR Manager
The Downs Primary School & Nursery
The Hides, Harlow
Essex, CM20 3RB
Telephone: 01279445538

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