Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

Gastrells Primary School is an inclusive school who are looking to appoint caring and enthusiastic support for a child in mainstream school. This post is a 1:1 post for a child in year 4 for three days a week. 

Experience of working in a primary school setting, supporting a child with SEND, Makaton, knowledge of differentiation and inclusion and a large bag of tricks is essential to the role!

You will need a positive and sensitive approach that puts the needs of the child first, strong interpersonal skills, ability to show initiative and have a clear understanding of the ways in which children learn successfully. Experience of behaviour modelling and behaviour management strategies would also be an advantage.

Please be aware that this position is fixed term and will end should the child leave our school or it is deemed that support is no longer necessary. This position is fixed term for the duration of statement for SEN.

We warmly welcome visits to our school. Please contact admin, via email: admin@gastrells.gloucs.sch.uk if you wish to book a visit the school or to request an application pack. Alternatively please use the links below to view the Job Description, Person Specification and to find an application form that you are welcome to fill in electronically and email to us.

If you have any questions before you make your application you are very welcome to email our SENDCo, Ms Fiona Radway (fradway@gastrells.gloucs.sch.uk), who will be pleased to answer any questions you may have.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff, and volunteers, to share the same commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Term Time only
Start Date:                    TBA
Full Time/Part Time:    Part Time
Proportion of Week:     0.6
Contract:                       Fixed Term Contract
Contract Until:         31/08/2026
Grade 6 (pts 15-20) £23,953 – £26,446 pa pro rata
Closing Date:   31/08/2022
Interview Date:   TBA

Midday Supervisors

We wish to recruit friendly, reliable Midday Supervisors. The posts are for 5 lunchtimes per week (1.25 hours per day), term time only. To start as soon as possible. Please ring 01453 765959 or email admin@gastrells.gloucs.sch.uk for more details and an application form or alternatively click on the link below to fill in an application form electronically and email it back to us. After 22nd July please email only and we will be in touch.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff, and volunteers, to share the same commitment.The position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Interview date: TBA