MW - Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Job Vacancy

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Permanent, 30 hours per week, term time only

WPT Band 6 £25,481 – £27,741 (£17,879 – £19,464 pro rata)

September 2021


Monkwood Primary School

28th June 2021 (noon)

About us

At Wickersley Partnership Trust, pupils and learning are at the centre of everything we do. We nurture the development of knowledge, creativity, skills and understanding to help our children develop into happy, healthy, caring and successful citizens. We do this in a safe and positive learning environment where every individual is valued, self-belief is encouraged and each individual is able to achieve their full potential.

Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently comprises of 8 primary schools and 5 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across Rotherham and neighbouring counties. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. More about WPT’s vision can be found on our website.

About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join the staff at Monkwood Primary. The successful candidate will be expected to work in partnership with teachers in planning and delivering learning activities to students, as well as covering PPA and unplanned staff absence across the Primary Phase.

You will be expected to implement the professional standards for Higher Level Teaching Assistants consistently when supporting and delivering learning, to ensure all students make excellent progress, through a rich, creative and innovative curriculum.

Completed applications should be returned to by the application deadline. 

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

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Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.