Join our amazing team at Newport Community School Primary Academy as a Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) and kickstart your journey into the world of teaching! Starting in September 2024, this permanent position would be perfect for passionate individuals eager to make a difference in the lives of young learners. As an HLTA, you will be working across our whole school community, from the 3 year olds in our nursery to the 11 year olds in year 6, providing regular cover for classes. You will collaborate with our experienced team to design and deliver inspiring lessons and nurture pupil wellbeing. If you are an experienced or early career teacher looking to broaden your experience across the primary age range or an experienced teaching assistant looking for your next step, our outstanding and supportive environment is the perfect launchpad for your career. We are seeking candidates with excellent communication skills, a dedication to fostering learning, and a can-do attitude. You’ll take on responsibilities, including planning and delivering lessons from across the full range of foundation subject areas, assessing student progress, and contributing to curriculum development. Training will be given in the school’s specific IT software, but the successful candidate will need to be confident in the use of Word, Excel and PowerPoint. At our school, you will find yourself surrounded by motivated pupils, a supportive team, and ample opportunities for professional growth. If this sounds like the perfect fit for you, please give our office a call on 01271 376252 for an informal chat or to arrange a visit to our school. Apply now to embark on an exciting journey with us!

Interview date: 23/05/2024

Start date: 01/09/2024

For more details about the role please contact Wendy Ainscough

Please send your completed application form to

See here the application pack and application form:

HLTA Application Pack

TLP Application Form August 2023