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Higher Level Learning Assistant (EYFS & Yr 1)

Reference: MAY20211092
Expiry date: 12:00, 07 July 2021
Location: Wyndham Primary Academy, Derby
Salary: Competitive
Benefits: LGPS Pension & Perkbox
Duration:1 year
Attachments: HLLA Job Description -EYFS-YR1.doc

 Wyndham Primary Academy

Full Time Higher Level Learning Assistant (EYFS & Yr 1) – 1 year fixed term,

NJC 13 - NJC 15 (£19058 - £19828 actual salary)

Term Time - 37hrs per week


Wyndham Primary Academy is a forward thinking school with a fully inclusive ethos. We work to our GREAT expectations and are committed to providing our enthusiastic and vibrant children with the highest standard of education in a safe learning environment rich with technology.


We offer fantastic CPD opportunities and strive to grow leadership skills in everyone.

Qualities we are looking for:

Going the extra mile to offer our children exciting and innovative learning experiences.

Risk takers, research driven and reflective practitioners who embrace challenge.

Excellent practitioners keen to develop their skills.

Ability to passionately demonstrate flexible teaching strategies which incorporate mastery.

Team members who are self-motivating.


SAT is an educational charity, Multi-Academy Trust and Sponsor of Academies. We have approaching 16000 children and young people in our academies and employ more than 2200 teachers, leaders and educational support professionals across the East Midlands. We aspire to be a leading regional high performing Trust, with a national reputation for excellence.

We currently have 15 primary academies, 8 secondary academies and one primary aged special school in our family of schools. All of our schools benefit from the collaboration and added value that being a member of our Trust offers, and share our values and beliefs. Spencer Trust academies share an ambition to deliver results that compete with the very highest performing schools in the country, and deliver a curriculum for students that is underpinned by breadth, opportunity and quality: one that seeks to give young people the opportunity to develop into well rounded global citizens that believe they can influence positive change in the world.



Our Mission is to deliver the best possible outcomes for children and young people.


Spencer Academies Trust is an exceptional Trust, providing an outstanding education for local children.

We Believe: 

  • All children have a right to a quality education regardless of background or ability, and have an entitlement to the opportunity of a secure progression route in their learning and development.
  • Schools are stronger when they work in collaboration with each other, operate within a ‘family’ and are open to a true sense of partnership.
  • We grow the effectiveness and sustainability of our schools by developing the people within them, and that through shared and equitable responsibility for quality and outcomes; we achieve more.


Applicants would be expected to share the Trust’s high aspirations and expectations for pupils and staff and have demonstrable evidence of driving teaching and learning outcomes in the Primary phase.


If you would like to discuss the role, or have any queries, please contact Miss K Ryan.


Applications for this post must be submitted on our online application form, which can be found at


In line with safer recruitment policies references will be called for prior to interview.


Closing date for applications - Wednesday,7th July 2021

Interviews will take place on – Monday, 12th July 2021



Spencer Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and all posts are subject to safer recruitment checks including enhanced DBS with children’s barred list checks and completion of Level 2 safeguarding training.