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Updated: Tue 14 Jul 2020   Share: Share on facebookShare on TwitterShare on MySpaceShare by Email

We are recruiting for -

Higher Level Teaching Assistant HLTA
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The Bishop’s Stortford High School
London Road,
Bishop’s Stortford,
Hertfordshire CM23 3LU
Tel: 01279 868686
Fax: 01279 868687
Higher Level Teaching Assistant HLTA
Teaching Assistant willing to train as a HLTA
Full time – 39 weeks per year/ 37 hours per week.
HLTA - H4, actual salary from £16,843p.a. including London fringe allowance
TA - H3, actual salary from 16,523p.a. including London fringe allowance
Required from September 2020


We are seeking to appoint a dedicated, dynamic and conscientious colleague able to carry out the role of HLTA in our Learning Support Department and be part of our highly-effective SEND team who make a real difference to the students in our care. This important position involves supporting learning for students with a variety of individual needs including one-to-one, small group and whole-class support.

Outstanding in every category, Ofsted, March 2017

Educating 1200 students, The Bishop’s Stortford High School provides a single-sex education for boys in Years 7 to 11 and has a large, thriving co-educational sixth form, with over one hundred girls on roll. Last year 88% of our GCSE students achieved grade 4+ in both English and Maths, contributing to a Progress 8 score of +0.15, compared to a national average for boys of -0.29. At A-Level we had a 52% A* - B pass rate in 2019 and five students taking up Oxbridge places last year. We have a strong ethos, based on high expectations and standards for all, a committed and supportive staff who deliver high quality, engaging lessons and well-behaved students with excellent attitudes to learning

Applicants must be well-organised, have a good level of literacy and numeracy, a willingness to be pro-active and a genuine desire to help unlock students’ learning. Effective communication skills will be essential.

This post would suit a current HLTA or a TA willing to train to become a HLTA. You are strongly encouraged to watch the short video of the school click here.

An application form and further details are immediately available from the Headteacher’s P.A. Mrs D. Landers, debbie.landers@tbshs.org, or downloadable from the school website: www.tbshs.org

TBSHS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of all our children and expects staff to share this commitment. A Disclosure Barring Service check is required for all successful applicants.

Closing Date: Midday, Friday 7 August 2020