Halton LodgePrimary School
'Happy Learning Promotes Success'

Teaching Assistant (1:1)

Role: Teaching Assistant (1:1)

Location: Halton Lodge Primary School

Grade:Grade 3, Scale Point 2-4

Salary: £16,876 to £17,441 (FTE: £22,366 to £23,114)

Contract type: Fixed Term (For as long as the child remains at our school, the child is in receipt of enhanced funding and/or the child requires additional 1:1 support)

Hours: 32.5 per week, 39 weeks a year

Prior to the start of the new academic year, the Governors and Headteacher at Halton Lodge Primary School wish to appoint THREE skilled and committed 1:1 Learning Support Assistants (Teaching Assistants) to join our team.

We are looking for friendly, caring and compassionate people who have the ability and skills to understand and support children with one of the following:

-a child in KS1 whose primary need is Communication and Interaction;

-two children in the same class, in LKS2, whose primary needs are Communication and Interaction;

-a child in UKS2 whose primary need is Social, Emotional & Mental Health

At Halton Lodge Primary School, we can offer you:

·A friendly, hardworking team of staff,

·A welcoming and vibrant school,

·Happy children who enjoy learning.

The successful candidate should have:

·a NVQ Level 2 or equivalent qualification

·experience of working with children with Special Educational Needs

·high expectations for all learners, especially those with additional needs

·the ability to work closely, and effectively, as a member of a team

·the ability to take responsibility for supporting individual pupils (and small groups of children) to develop their learning and understanding in all areas of the National Curriculum

·high personal standards for their performance (including the ability to be welcoming and approachable to parents and pupils, and to behave in an enthusiastic yet responsible manner).

If you feel that you have the skills, energy and enthusiasm to successfully support any of these pupils, we would be delighted to hear from you.


Please complete an application form and provide a supporting statement outlining your interest, expressing how you feel you could contribute to our school (on no more than 1 side of A4).If there is one, or more, of the roles that particularly interests you, please state this within your application, so we can see clearly where you feel your skills would be most suited.

Please email your application for the attention of our Headteacher, Mr Anthony Hilldrup, on hr@haltonlodgeps.org.uk

Prospective candidates are invited to visit the school for a show around, to meet the headteacher, be taken on a short tour of the school and learn more about the children we are seeking to support on either of the following dates:

(i) 09:30 on Friday 5th July 2024(ii) 16:30 on Tuesday 9th July 2024

Please contact the school via email (hr@haltonlodgeps.org.uk) to book on to one of these show arounds.

Closing date: Friday 12th July 2024 at 09:30

Interviews: To take place w/c Monday 15th July 2024

Our school and Weaver Trust place the highest priority on keeping our children safe. Applicants will be subject to a stringent vetting, including an Enhanced DBS check and induction process.

Get in Touch To Contact any of the named senior members of staff, please initially make contact with our School Business Manager
Halton Lodge Primary School Grangeway, Runcorn, WA7 5LU
School Business Manager | Mr D McClelland
01928 564053
Headteacher | Mr A. Hilldrup
Deputy Headteacher | Mrs J. Dixon-Gibbon
Assistant Headteacher, DSL and SENDCO | Mrs N. Lloyd
Chair of Governors | Mrs K. Moremon