Teaching Assistant / Higher Level Teaching Assistant Outwood Primary Academy Lofthouse Gate, Wakefield

£13,869.00 - £14,780.67 per annum
28.5 hours total, Monday to Friday, term time only, plus 2 additional days
Start Date
September 2019

Please note that the individual posts are broken down as follows:

TA - 16 hours per week - Grade 4, scp 5-6, £6,858.71 - £6,995.92 per annum

HLTA - 12.5 hours per week - Grade 7, scp 18-23, £7,010.29 - £7,784.75 per annum

Please refer to the enclosed Job Descriptions and Person Specifications for full details of the role.

Outwood Primary Academy Lofthouse Gate is seeking an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant / Higher Level Teaching Assistant to provide support for pupils, the teacher and the academy in order to raise standards of achievement for all, by utilising advanced levels of knowledge and skills when assisting with planning, monitoring, assessing and managing classes, and to encourage pupils to become independent learners, to provide support for their welfare, and to support the inclusion of pupils in all aspects of academy life.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust
OGAT is a multi-academy sponsor and the Family of Schools currently comprises of over thirty schools who work together to ensure that all children irrespective of their starting point receive an excellent education. We relish the opportunity to be part of the much needed regeneration of all areas we work in and wish to play a full role in the wider community.

Outwood Academy Lofthouse Gate
To underpin the academy’s principle of ‘Children First’, Outwood Primary Academy Lofthouse Gate prides itself on providing a high standard of education within a safe, caring and positive ethos. We endeavour to make our pupil’s learning as exciting and enjoyable as we can. We work to enable our children to become successful learners, to achieve the best they can in order to prepare them for life in the local and world-wide community.

Please apply online by clicking on the 'Apply Now' button, or you can contact the reception of the academy for an application pack. Alternatively you can contact Jonathan Holyoak (j.holyoak@outwood.com) within the central HR department for an application pack.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. All offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We reserve the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at 12 noon, either on the advertised closing date, or the day the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early.

Please note that there is currently a job evaluation exercise being undertaken across the Trust. The salary advertised for this post is therefore subject to job evaluation and may change



Outwood Primary Academy Lofthouse Gate


Vacancy Closed

This vacancy has closed and no longer accepts applications.

Key Dates

Closing Date
Interview Date
Week commencing 02 September 2019


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