Current Vacancies

Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HTLA) - Band 5
Embleton Vincent Edwards CofE Primary School currently has a vacancy for a Band 5 HTLA.

This is a variable hours contract between 6 hours and 25 hours per week, initially 15 hours per week, term time only. This is a temporary post, depending on numbers on roll.  Working hours are 9.00-11.30 am Mon-Wed, 9.30 am-12.00 pm Thu, 9.00 am-3.00 pm Fri.  The post will lead small groups of learners in both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.  It is likely that the post will rise to 19 hours per week from Sep 19; there may also be scope for additional hours, including supporting wraparound care in school.

Embleton Vincent Edwards CofE Primary School has a warm and welcoming atmosphere, teaching children from 3 to 11 years old.  Our school lies in the heart of Embleton, a picturesque Northumbrian village just minutes from the pristine sands of Embleton Bay.   The whole school uses its local beach to provide beach school education every Friday, and the successful candidate will be expected to lead some beach school activities.

If you think you would like to join our committed, happy team, the Governors are looking for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant capable of working across the school who is enthusiastic about leading and supporting children in their learning; who is keen to support learning outdoors; who can support individuals and groups of children in their development; and who is happy to work as part of a small, vibrant team.

  • Closing date:     15:00 Thursday 14th February 2019
  • Interviews:         Tuesday 26th February 2019
  • Start date:           Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Important information

Embleton Vincent Edwards CofE Primary School is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils.  The successful candidate will have to meet all the requirements of the personal specification in order to be offered the posts and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. You will be employed by the Governing Body of the school and not Northumberland County Council. Embleton Vincent Edwards CofE Primary School is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met.

How to Apply

If you think you’d like to work with us, please read the job and person descriptions and complete an application form or for more information please contact 01665 576612.

Click here for an application pack.  To be submitted to:

Melissa Gilroy (Office Administrator)

Embleton Vincent Edwards CofE Primary School




NE66 3XR