Location Gloucester
Discipline: Secondary Schools
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££25000 - £26000 per annum
Contact name: Robert Winchle

Contact email: education@ivyresourcegroup.com
Job ref: Gloucester_1719924884
Published: 17 days ago
Startdate: September 2024

Job Oppurtunity

Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) - Physical Education (PE)

Location: Gloucester, United Kingdom
School Type: Secondary and Sixth Form
Start Date: September 2024
Contract: Full-time
Salary: £25,000 - £26,000 per annum

Are you passionate about working with young people and promoting physical fitness? We are seeking a dedicated Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join our vibrant secondary and sixth form school in Gloucester. As an HLTA in Physical Education, you will play a crucial role in supporting students' learning and wellbeing.

About the School: Our school is a mixed 11-18 establishment with 1,518 pupils on roll. The Sixth Form comprises 325 students, including KS5 learners. We pride ourselves on fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment where every student can thrive.


  • Assist teachers in delivering engaging PE lessons.
  • Support students during practical activities and sports events.
  • Provide targeted intervention for students who require additional help.
  • Contribute to the development of PE resources and lesson plans.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to promote a healthy lifestyle and physical fitness.


  • Experience working with children, preferably in a school setting or educational setting
  • Background in sports coaching or related fields.
  • Passion for promoting physical activity and wellbeing.


  • Competitive pension scheme (Teacher Pensions or LGPS), including Death in Service benefit.
  • Commitment to professional development.
  • Access to staff after-school clubs (e.g., football and running).
  • Five free Microsoft Office licenses for personal devices.
  • Education discount at UK Apple stores.
  • Free access to Azure Dev tools (useful for home labs).
  • Headspace mindfulness app for wellbeing support.
  • Family-friendly policies.
  • Onsite parking.
  • Sick pay.
  • Free flu jab.

If you are enthusiastic, dedicated, and ready to make a positive impact on students' lives, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this role.

If this sounds like you, here at Ivy Resource Group we've got you covered! Our aim is to find you the perfect teaching assistant role that is suited to your availability and interests, as well as help you to advance professionally in your teaching career.

Contact Esme on 01452 234 012

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