Higher Level Teaching Assistant

We are looking to appoint a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to support and cover classes across the school but largely in KS2.

The post will involve:
Differentiating the curriculum to meet the needs of all children
Planning and leading intervention
Teaching classes each afternoon to release the teacher for PPA
Liaising with teachers and parents

Cover for short notice teacher absence.

We are looking for someone with:

  • The HLTA status or equivalent
  • Experience of teaching whole classes especially within KS2
  • A good understanding of SEND within a primary school setting
    • Energy, enthusiasm and a good sense of humour
    • The ability to use their initiative and be flexible.

This is a permanent position starting in 18th March 2019, for approximately 17.25 hours a week (day to be agreed).

If you would like to be part of our successful and thriving school and are willing to make an outstanding contribution to the community of our school, we would like to hear from you.

Beacon Rise Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Candidates for this post are expected to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to vetting including a DBS disclosure.

Visits are welcomed. 

To receive more information and to apply for this great opportunity, please email the school or contact:

Tim Leaman

School Business Manager

Beacon Rise Primary School

Hanham Road


BS15 8NU

01454 867232

Closing date 9am on Thursday 28th  February.

Interviews are scheduled to take place week beginning 5th March.


HLTA Advert February 2019

HLTA (H8) Vacancy Pack Feb 2019 

Application form – support staff 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people.  All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and all appointments will be subject to appropriate vetting, including an enhanced DBS disclosure check.

Some roles may need to comply with the ‘Childcare Act 2006’ and the ‘Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009’ where additional disclosure of information will be required.