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Job Vacancies

Please apply for a vacancy by requesting an application pack directly from the school office or contact us . You will be provided with more specific detail about the post as well as being provided with an application form and covering letter to complete.

Visits to the school are always welcome.

» Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) (click to show/hide details)

32.5 hpw term time + Inset days
Grade F £29,777 - £33,945 FTE
Actual Pay £22,700 - £26,345
September 2024 – Fixed term contract for 1 year initially

You will:

  • Hold a HLTA qualification or commit to securing this within 6 months of appointment.
  • Be an exemplary practitioner with high expectations and aspirations for all children
  • Provide timetabled teaching cover in the absence of the class teacher, maintaining appropriate behaviour and providing learning opportunities activities in accordance with agreed plans
  • Provide small group and 1:1 targeted outcomes sessions in Phonics and early reading, speech and language or Social communication and interaction.
  • Be aspirational and ambitious for your own career
  • Have a positive personality which instils confidence in others and underpins fabulous relationships with children.

We will offer you:

  • A dedicated and established team of leaders, teachers and learning support staff
  • Time for study, preparation, coaching and support
  • ICT equipment to support your work
  • Motivated pupils who are keen to learn, with parents who are supportive of their children’s education
  • A chance to have a real impact on children’s lives and learning
  • A purposeful but caring and happy working environment
  • An opportunity to work as part of a school where no two days are the same!

Please apply for an application pack by contacting Angela Jauncey in the office ( and registering your email address details. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

MKC and Falconhurst School are committed to making sure that everyone living in Milton Keynes is safe and protected and that our specific statutory responsibilities to safeguard children and vulnerable adults are effectively met. Any offer of a post is subject to online checks, reference validation and an enhanced DBS with barring check.

Closing Date: Monday 15th April 2024
Anticipated Interview Date: Monday 22nd April 2024

Falconhurst is a school committed to safeguarding its children; therefore any offer of post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and references.

We reserve the right to close the advert early if sufficient applications are received.

HLTA Covering Letter (PDF 827KB)

HLTA Role Profile (PDF 118KB)