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Senior Teaching Assistant (HLTA)
  • Employer: Arnhem Wharf Primary School
  • Reference: AWPS/21/172668
  • Published: Tue 23/11/2021, 16:05 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 10/12/2021, 8:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week, Term Time plus 2 weeks (41 weeks)
  • Salary: £24,110.55 - £28,962.02
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Canary Wharf , Tower Hamlets , Tower Hamlets

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Senior Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

Senior Teaching Assistant (HTLA)

Full Time (8.30am-4.30pm)


Scale 5-6 £26,544 - £30,618

Term Time plus 2 weeks (41 weeks)

Actual Salary £24,110.55 - £28,962.02


We are looking for an enthusiastic, caring and well-motivated Senior Teaching Assistant to join our school from January 2022.

Arnhem Wharf is a large primary school, situated near to Canary Wharf, committed to inclusion and providing a varied and creative curriculum for children aged 3-11 years.

You will:

  • Have the skills to lead a large team of Teaching Assistants
  • Already be a skilled teaching assistant with experience of working with children with a range of needs
  • Be confident, self- motivated and able to motivate others
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Be able to use your initiative
  • Be able to work cooperatively with others
  • Have excellent organisation skills
  • Value all children equally and share our inclusive ethos
  • Have Maths and English GCSE grade C or above (or equivalent)
  • Have completed or be in the process of completing the HLTA qualification or higher education related qualification.

We will offer you:

  • A creative and inclusive school community working in partnership with parents and families
  • A supportive team multi–disciplinary team
  • Engaged and motivated children
  • A modern and well-equipped school building

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged. Please email if you would like to book an appointment. Please also find out about us from our website.  

Download the application pack from the school website at: Applications should be returned to


Closing date:     10th December 2021 (9am)

Shortlisting:       14th December 2021   

Tasks & Interviews:   W/C 10th January 2021


Arnhem Wharf Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.