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

£13,712 to £14,272
Grade 3 & Grade 8
16 hours (TA) + 12.5 hours (HLTA)
Start date
As soon as possible

Outwood Primary Academy Ledger Lane are seeking both a Teaching Assistant (TA) and Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join their academy. During the morning periods, you will work as a TA supporting the teaching and learning of individuals or small groups under the direction of teaching staff. In the afternoon, you will work as a HLTA by assisting teachers in the whole planning cycle, management and preparation of the lesson resources. You will 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.

As both a TA and HLTA you will be paid the accumulative annual salary as above, but this can be broken down to the following:
• Teaching Assistant - Grade 3, Scale Points 5-6, Actual Annual Salary: £6,780.76 – £6,916.42
• Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Grade 8, Scale Points 18-21, Actual Annual Salary: £6,931.52 – £7,355.74

Please refer to the enclosed Job Description and Person Specification for full details of the role.

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.

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

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.

Please apply online by clicking 'Apply Now' or alternatively contact Lorraine Andrew, HR and Business Coordinator on l.andrew@outwood.com for a hard copy application pack.



Outwood Primary Academy Lofthouse Gate

Canal Lane, Wakefield, WF3 3HU

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01924 821160
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