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Role: HLTA – SEN & PPA

Contract Type: Fixed Term until 22nd July 2022

Working Pattern: Part Time – 2 Days per week (15 hours) – Term Time Only including Inset Days (39 Weeks)

Advert Start Date: Wednesday 9th June 2021

Required from: 6th September 2021

Salary: NJC 12 to 17 – £22,183 to £24,491 (Pro-rated £7,809.77 to £8,391.57)

The Trustees of Ryhope Infant School Academy are seeking to appoint a highly committed, enthusiastic HLTA to join our inclusive and creative school.  Applications are invited from experienced HLTAs who will have a dual role working with SEN pupils in our Nurture unit and as PPA cover.  Ryhope Infant School Academy is a caring, supportive community where we aim to provide outstanding education in a nurturing environment. 

You will need to be:

  • Passionate about young children and their learning.
  • Knowledgeable in regard to curriculum and childhood development.
  • Have knowledge and experience of SEND Strategies and the Code of Practice for SEN
  • Be able to demonstrate and model excellent classroom practice.
  • Have high expectations in order to raise standards and attainment of all children.
  • Understanding the need for strategies to motivate and inspire all children to make good progress, particularly those in vulnerable groups.
  • Committed and able to work collaboratively with colleagues.
  • Have a commitment to your own professional development.
  • Be prepared to be involved in the wider life of the school.

See attached for a full job description and application form.  Completed application forms should be submitted in person to Mrs Allen – Headteacher. 

Closing date for applications: Monday 28th June 2021 @ 12 noon

Shortlisting: Commencing 29th June 2021

Interviews: Week commencing 5th July 2021

Job Description

Person Specification

Application Form

Application Guidance Notes

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