May 14, 2024
Short Summary
We are looking for an inspirational and dedicated Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join the Matravers family.
Grade G (fulltime equivalent £26,873 – £28,770)
Working Pattern
Full time
Closing Date
June 01, 2024


Full-time position, Term time only (37 hours per week / 39 weeks a year) 

We are looking for an inspirational and dedicated Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join the Matravers family. Whether this is your first time working in secondary education or you are an experienced secondary school practitioner, providing you have a recognised HLTA qualification, a real passion and vibrant enthusiasm to work with our brilliant pupils, we want to hear from you. This is an exciting position which will both maintain and extend our provisions for young people. This role will have a focus on delivering targeted interventions for young people with Speech Language and Communication Needs.

At Matravers School we are committed to supporting you grow and develop as a professional. Whatever your experience, you will receive the excellent support of an extensive internal and external professional development programme. You will join a very successful, collaborative and committed staff team who will challenge and support you as you progress through your career. We would welcome applications from candidates who recognise the importance of a thriving and extensive extra-curricular programme and can contribute to this.

Matravers School delivers a calm working atmosphere that enables our pupils to flourish in all that they do. We value traditional approaches blended with modern twists to provide fantastic opportunities for our pupils to succeed. Our highly skilled teachers and support staff focus on teaching and learning all day, every day, in close partnership with our excellent pastoral team. This helps us enhance the lives of our pupils.

Matravers School sits in the heart of Wiltshire in a delightful market town. Our extensive grounds provide exceptional opportunities for our community. Our site has welcomed over £10 million investment in it during the last few years providing world-class STEM facilities and a transformatory make-over of our other existing buildings.

We welcome visits and tours from prospective candidates. If you are interested in this post and would like to visit us please contact Mrs Kerry Boswell (Headteacher’s P.A.) on to arrange. 

Completed application forms should be downloaded from and returned to 

Closing date: 12 noon, 31 May 2024.

Interviews: Shortly after closing date. We recommend an early application as we may interview before the closing date. 

Matravers School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service 

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