HLTA (Forest School)

  • Job Reference: 00000051-1
  • Date Posted: 23 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Launceston College Multi Academy Trust
  • Location: Launceston, Cornwall
  • Salary: £12,408 to £14,064
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Launceston Primary School is part of the Launceston College Multi Academy Trust (Trust) alongside Altarnun Primary, Egloskerry Primary, Atlantic Academy, Bideford College and Launceston College.

We are looking to appoint a HLTA (Forest School) at our brand-new school which opens to Reception pupils in September 2021. This is a wonderful opportunity to be an instrumental part in shaping the future of our community.

The successful candidate will set-up and manage our Forest School provision, by delivering Forest School activities across the school, which may include some holiday clubs and wrap around care.

They will contribute to the promotion and development of an outstanding education that offers high quality learning experiences for Primary age children, supporting teaching staff in the development and education of children including the provision of specialist skills and knowledge at an advanced level across a range of disciplines.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced HLTA with a passion for outdoor learning to design and run our new forest school. As the school grows it is expected that there will be a need to run the forest school outside of term time in the future.

Hours: 30 hours (with the possibility of holiday clubs)
Salary: Grade C, £9.59 - £10.87, £12,408 - £14,064 actual (£18,500 - £20,980 FTE)
Contract: Permanent to start in September 2021

To apply for this job, please download and complete the application form from our main recruitment page at www.launceston-college.sch.uk/vacancies/ or www.launcestonprimary.school.

Closing date for applications is Monday 10th May 2021, 9am.

Should you have any further questions about the role, please see our Applicant Pack for the full Job Description and Person Specification or email us on info@launcestonprimary.school.

Safeguarding Statement:

Launceston College Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to DBS clearance and appropriate pre-employment checks.