Higher Level Teaching Assistant - The Federation of Shireland Hall Primary and George Betts Primary

George Betts Primary Academy
Band E starting at £23,398 per annum Pro-rata (Term-time only plus training days)
14 May 2018
10 Jun 2018
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Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Term time

Are you motivated and determined to succeed? Feeling stuck at your current school with no sight of progression or CPD? Then George Betts Primary Academy could be for you! We are extremely proud of our unique and innovative approach to teaching & learning.

We are seeking to appoint a committed Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our team.

The duties of the Higher Level Teaching Assistant will include: 

  • To undertake short-term cover in the absence of the teacher and to cover for timetabled planning, preparation and assessment (PPA) time.


  • Assess the needs of pupils and use detailed knowledge and specialist skills to support pupil’s learning.


  • Within an agreed system of supervision, plan challenging teaching and learning objectives to evaluate and adjust lessons/work plans as appropriate.


  • Monitor and evaluate pupil responses to learning activities through a range of assessment and monitoring strategies against pre-determined learning objectives.


  • Provide objective and accurate feedback and reports as required on pupil achievement, progress and other matters, ensuring the availability of appropriate evidence.


  •  Record progress and achievement in lessons/activities systematically and providing evidence of range and level of progress and attainment.

The successful applicant will be highly motivated, enthusiastic and able to demonstrate the following qualities required to be effective in this important role; friendly; fair; proactive; confident; calm and positive.

Candidates must have a HLTA qualification. 

Informal visits are encouraged. Please contact George Betts Primary Academy 0121 558 0472 to arrange a visit.


The school is committed to safeguarding children and young people. Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is everyone’s responsibility. All postholders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Application packs are available from Sam Barnard at sam.barnard@gbshp.org

Application forms should be returned to Sam Barnard by e-mail or at the address below no later than Friday 8th June 2018 at 4pm.

Sam Barnard, HR

George Betts Primary Academy

West End Avenue


B66 1RE


37 hours per week / 39 weeks


Band E starting at £23,398 per annum Pro-rata (Term-time only plus training days)


George Betts Primary Academy

Closing Date:

Friday 8th June 2018 at 4pm

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