Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School

Live, Love, Learn. Together we will soar to new heights

Brunswick Street, St. Helens, Merseyside WA9 2JE

01744 678670


Job Vacancies


HLTA (Permanent)

 Group 2 NOR 227 (including nursery)

From November 2021 or earlier if possible

Pay Range SCP-23-25

£27,741- £29,577(Pro Rata- 30 hours a week term time & 5 INSET days)


"At Holy Spirit, with Christ as our inspiration, our love of one another, love of learning and love of life itself.  We will soar to new heights."

 The governors are seeking to appoint a HLTA from 1 November 2021.This is a superb opportunity to assist our school on its journey from ‘Good’ to ‘Outstanding.’

At our most recent Ofsted Inspection leadership and management, earl years and personal development, welfare and behaviour were judged as outstanding.

‘Leaders have created a warm, inclusive and nurturing environment that enables pupils to flourish. Staff are caring and compassionate. They go to great lengths to attend to pupils’ individual needs. As a result, pupils feel valued and well cared for.’ (Ofsted 2019)

The governors are seeking to appoint a HLTA to support teaching and learning by, in class support, some PPA cover and cover for Senior Leaders and subject leaders.

You will be an outstanding practitioner who has the skills and experience to plan, deliver and assess lessons under the guidance of teaching staff.   You will be able to maintain high levels of engagement from children and maintain positive behaviour. An interest and expertise in a curriculum area would be an advantage. You will be an excellent, dynamic communicator; able to engage with a wide variety of partners, quickly developing professional relationships with all stakeholders in our community.  You will also be required to lead a Subject Area and lead an after school club.

Prospective candidates are warmly encouraged to visit the school, by prior arrangement, on Monday 6 September or Wednesday 8 September at either 10:00am or 4pm.  Please contact Mrs Lisa Gilmore School Business Manager, to arrange this.


Application forms are available from www.sthelens.gov.uk/jobs and are returnable either online or to the school email holyspirit@sthelens.org.uk marked FAO:

Mrs M. R. Ravey, Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School, Brunswick Street, Parr, St. Helens, Merseyside. WA9 2JE.   

Closing date: Monday 13 September, 2021.

Short listing date: Tuesday 14 September 2021.

Lesson Observation & Interviews:  Week beginning 20 September 2021

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