Higher Level Teaching Assistant / Cover Supervisor


Posted on: Friday 14 January 2022 | Diocese Of Norwich Education and Academies Trust.

Field Lane, Kessingland, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 7QA

Kessingland CofE Primary Academy is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Higher Level Teaching Assistant / Cover Supervisor to join our excellent team of Learning Support staff

As a school, we believe that every member of our school community has a vital part to play and is valued for who they are. If you would like to work in a school that values your opinion and believe that you can help us to become an outstanding school, we would be delighted to hear from you.

You will:
 have 5 x GCSE at grade C or above (Maths and English essential) or equivalent
 meet Higher Level Teaching Assistant standards or equivalent qualification or experience
 be an effective team member
 be flexible to work across different age ranges between Nursery and Year 6
 be able to use initiative and respond to pupils’ needs
 have the ability to establish positive relationships with all pupils.

Our Academy can offer:
 a truly exciting opportunity to work in a school rated by OFSTED as ‘Good’, and continues to move forward at a rapid pace
 enthusiastic and friendly children who want to learn
 committed and motivated staff
 an incredibly supportive community and school who look out for well-being and value all contributions
 a supportive Academy Trust which provides excellent training opportunities.

A distinctive element of DNEAT is that whilst they have the potential for significant growth and scale, we are also local and small enough to have meaningful working relationships between our academies. We are committed to a collaborative approach with headteachers, governors, staff and the central team at DNEAT working together. We are keen to appoint staff who want to work in partnership and to share expertise across groups of schools; in this way, we intend to offer exciting and innovative opportunities for professional development.

Kessingland CofE Primary Academy  is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.


Scale E
26.25 hours
Term time only + 5 PD Days,


Closing date: Friday 18 February 2022

How to apply

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged (subject to COVID guidelines). Please return your completed application form along with your supporting letter to our Business Manager: Suzanne Downie on (01502) 740223 or Email: suzanne.downie@kessingland.dneat.org Your supporting letter will need to include how you meet the criteria contained within the Person Specification.



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