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Grange Federation



Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) required

Salary – M Grade

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Higher Level TA (HLTA) to join us in September 2018.

Grange Junior School is a modern three form entry school on the Eastern side of Swindon. The post will be permanent, subject to a probationary period of 6 months, and commence in September 2018. The post is for 29 hours per week, 8.30 a.m. – 3.20 p.m. Monday to Thursday and 8.30 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. Friday, and will commence on 3rd September 2018. This is an exciting opportunity to join established, motivated staff at this school. As a school, we also place high value on an individual’s professional development and training, regardless of where they are in their career path.

Our school is in the process of establishing a partnership with the White Horse Federation.

Our ideal candidate will

  • Support the high standards of teaching, learning, classroom management and pupil achievement.
  • Have experience of working with children of relevant age in a learning environment.
  • Help provide a stimulating environment for children.
  • Continue to foster the caring ethos of the schools.
  • Value and celebrate success for all children.
  • Have the highest expectations for all pupils, to ensure they reach their full potential
  • Excellent ability to relate well to both children and adults.
  • Friendly and calm with a sense of humour.

We can offer you -  An attractive working environment with excellent facilities and supportive families; •   A committed, hardworking and supportive team; •   100% focus on improving outcomes for the children in our school; •   Well-resourced classrooms; •   Well behaved children with a passion for learning; •   Varied links and involvement with the local community; •   Fantastic CPD opportunities.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed – please telephone the school office on 01793 822405 to make an appointment.

You will need to complete a Swindon Borough Council application form. Please make sure that your skills and strengths are clearly detailed along with any areas of professional interest you may have, or wish to develop.

The closing date for completed application forms is noon on Friday 29th June 2018.

It is intended to hold interviews on Monday 9th July.  Anyone not invited for interview should assume that on this occasion their application has been unsuccessful.  We follow safer recruitment and therefore the appointment is subject to satisfactory medical, DBS clearance and suitable references.

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Grange Federation are Safeguarding Schools and it takes seriously its responsibility to protect and safeguard the welfare of the children and young people in its care. All appointments made in school are subject to Safer Recruitment procedures and DBS Clearance is required, prior to appointment for all posts.

We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications irrespective of race, gender or disability.