We are seeking to appoint a self-motivated, flexible, caring and dedicated Higher Level Teaching Assistant to start in September 2023.   You should have a good standard of general education, specifically good numeracy and literacy skills. You will be able to communicate effectively with children and adults, have a flexible attitude and can-do approach. The successful candidate will be friendly and approachable, with a good sense of humour. Experience of supporting children with special educational needs would be desirable.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Have attained Maths and English at GCSE level at grade C or above
  • Have experience of working with groups of children across the primary phase and preferably with SEN experience.
  • Support children in developing academic and social skills
  • Be able to respond to the children's learning styles and adapt learning accordingly
  • Work as part of a team within the classroom and on their own initiative
  • Be able to communicate effectively with children, parents and other professionals
  • Support the teacher in delivering the curriculum
  • Show a high degree of initiative and be able to react to given situations with integrity and compassion.
  • Promote inclusion through the development of social skills, language and emotional wellbeing.

If you have the commitment, energy, initiative and drive to help us meet our mission statement, then we welcome your application.

Please visit the school website for further information, visits to the school are encouraged.

HLTA Pay Grade 2 with effect from September 2023

Hours per week 30 (HLTA 27.5 hours, Lunch Supervisor 2.5 hours)


St Neot School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to the satisfactory completion of checks and references, including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. All shortlisted applicants will be subject to an online search.


Please submit all applications to


Closing date: 22nd June 2023

Interview date: W/C 26th June 2023

Start date: 4th September 2023