July 19, 2022
Short Summary
We are seeking to recruit a Higher Level Teaching Assistant with experience in supporting young people with Special Educational Needs.
Grade 5, SP12 – full time equivalent £22,571 • Actual from £15,478
Working Pattern
Full Time • Permanent
Closing Date
September 16, 2022


30 hours per week • Term time only plus two INSET days

We are seeking to recruit a Higher Level Teaching Assistant with experience in supporting young people with Special Educational Needs. The role will suit someone who can demonstrate energy, enthusiasm and the ability to support students across a range of subject areas, and across all secondary age groups. You will have a flexible approach and will be able to meet the changing needs of our young people.

The successful candidate will: 

  • Experience of working with students with special needs.
  • Show a commitment to raising opportunities and progression of our learners and support them in all aspects of their learning.
  • Specialist skills/training in curriculum or learning area e.g. ELSA, Social Skills, Zones of Regulation, etc.
  • The ability to plan, organise and lead high quality learning activities for individuals and small groups with learning needs

The successful applicant will enjoy working with 11-18-year olds. You must be adaptable and willing to be involved in all aspects of school life, have a calm manner and be able to work as part of team. You will share our inclusive values of “opportunity, diversity and success for all” and you will have a willingness to develop your own practice in line with our ethos of continuous improvement.

One of the privileges of joining our school is working with our dynamic, ambitious and positive students, another privilege is joining our team of dedicated, talented and supportive colleagues who go the extra mile for the students because they are committed to helping them realise their dreams, achieve the greatest possible success and overcome any personal challenges. Our goal is to ensure all doors remain open to them in the future. Teachers are passionate and focused on delivering varied and stimulating lessons. Support staff work tirelessly to ensure the school can provide the best education possible.

If you would like to have an informal chat with the hiring manager or visit the school, please email our recruitment team who can help organise this.

Closing date: 9am, 16 September 2022

The Trust reserves the right to interview and appoint before the closing date. 

Maiden Erlegh Trust is an Ethical Leadership Pathfinder organisation and we are committed to safeguarding, equality and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We are also committed to having the highest expectations of pupil/students and staff, and supporting everyone to reach their full potential. All employees of the school and Trust are expected to share these commitments. All posts require satisfactory employment checks and references and a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. All Leadership roles will require a Section 128 check

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