We are currently recruiting for various positions, please see below :-

  • HLTA / TA2B – duel role within school
  • Site Supervisor / Cleaner

Visits to the school are positively encouraged, please call Mrs Reeves the Office Manager on 01253 882226 to make arrangements.


Previous applicants need not apply

Duel role within school

  • TA2b Grade 5 (SCP 6-11) 6hs per week
    • Part Time variable hours (minimum 2 hours) permanent – Pro Rata
  • HLTA Grade 7 (SCP 19-25) 20 hours 30 mins per week

TA2b = Grade 5 (SCP 6-11)

HLTA = Grade 7 (SCP 19-25)

Total hours 26hrs and 30 mins per week

Closing Date.  

Monday 6th June @12 noon


Tuesday 7th June


Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th June

PLEASE NOTE: – The interview process will take place over 2 days  

Start Date: –           1st September 2022                         

Contract Type                 20 hours 30 mins per week HLTA Grade 7 SCP 26-31 – to cover PPA across school

 Part time permanent variable hours Pro Rata (minimum 2 hours per week)

6 hours TA2b Point 17-21 Part Time variable hours

(minimum 2 hours) permanent – Pro Rata

Total hours of combined role – 26 hours and 30 mins per week

The working hours would be as follows

Monday            8:55 – 3:00

Tuesday           9:00 – 3:00

Wednesday      9:00 – 3:00

Thursday         9:00 – 3:00

Friday               9:00 – 4:00

(Please note these times include breaks and lunchtimes, which are unpaid)

The Governors of this successful, caring and forward-looking school wish to appoint a highly effective and appropriately experienced HLTA / teaching assistant to work in Y5/6 delivering Literacy and numeracy along with the class teacher each morning and to provide PPA cover across the school and cover classes for leadership release time. The role will also have responsibility for updating the website and being the school link for the school parent volunteers that run the FOSS (Friends of Singleton School) This is a permanent position but is subject to the successful completion of a 6 months probationary period.

Singleton Church of England Primary School is a fun and exciting place to be. The school building provides an excellent environment in which to work and learn. The staff too are dedicated and hardworking and support each other on every level. By being a passionate team, we are committed to making creative and continuous learning exciting and engaging. We are looking to add an experienced teaching assistant to our staff team. Part of this role is for a year 5/6 mixed aged class and we are seeking a candidate who along with excellent literacy and numeracy skills will have high expectations of children’s work and behaviour and positively reinforce all aspects of school life.

If you are passionate about learning, enjoy developing personally and sharing your own ideas with others, then we’d love you to apply for this post. This position is part time, term time only, please note the salary quoted is full time equivalent. If successful the salary received will be paid on a pro–rata basis.

Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the application form attached.

Further specific details

The role of the TA2b will include

  • Under the overall direction of the teacher plan and implement learning activities for individuals and groups.
  • Demonstrate an informed and efficient approach to teaching and learning by adopting relevant strategies to support the work of the teacher and increase achievement of all pupils including, where appropriate, those with special educational needs and disabilities.
  • Contribute to effective assessment and planning by supporting the monitoring, recording and reporting of pupil performance and progress as appropriate to the level of the role.
  • Demonstrate a high level of subject and curriculum knowledge relevant to supporting Y5/Y6 in literacy and numeracy and apply this effectively in supporting teachers and pupils.
  • Mark books in line with the marking policy
  • Maintain a stimulating and safe learning environment by organising and managing physical teaching space and resources.
  • Working with others
  • Teaching
  • Establish supportive and constructive relationships with pupils, parents and carers.
  • Working alongside the Learning Mentor  monitoring / evaluating attendance and behaviour within school and supporting families and children that are identified as ‘in need.’

The role of HLTA will include: (all of the key areas outlined in the TA2b role – in addition he areas below)

  • Providing PPA cover for teaching staff. 
  • Planning and marking for all aspects of the PPA cover
  • To support individual, groups of and full class cohorts. 
  • Other responsibilities can be found in the attached job description.

Application forms should be returned to the Headteacher, Mrs A. Clayton via email :-

Please send to


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Welcome letter

Teaching Assistant 2b – Grade 5 (Grade Profile) (5)

HLTA Grade Profile

Site Supervisor / Cleaner


Cleaner (Grade 1) £18333

Site Supervisor 1 (Grade 2) £18516


Site Supervisor£18516

Cleaner £18333

Term:-  Part Time Permanent  (Site Supervisor) Part time – Term time only (Cleaner)

Required: – ASAP – if you are interested in applying for this position please contact Rachel Reeves on 01253 882226 for an informal discussion.

Hours:20 hours a week (Site Supervisor) – pro rata

10 Hours a week (Cleaner) – Term time only – (38 weeks per year)

Working hours (term time):- Monday – Friday

6.45am – 9.45am

2.50pm – 5.50 pm

In the school holidays, the working hours are 20 hours per week – number of hours per day to be organised with Line Manager (Office Manager) prior to each holiday to fit in with contractors, deep clean requirements etc.


Singleton School is a happy thriving school set within the beautiful village of Singleton. We currently have 104 pupils on roll aged between 4 and 11 years. Singleton is an Outstanding School (Ofsted 2017)

We are looking to appoint a reliable and hardworking individual to join the team at Singleton C of E Primary School. The post is a dual role – part Site Supervisor and part cleaner. However, being a small school the Site supervisor role is a majority cleaning position. (See Job description)

The break down of the roles is as follows:-

  • Site Supervisor  20 Hours per week (Part  time – Permanent)
  • Cleaner 10 Hours (term time only – permanent)

Duties include the daily opening and locking up of the site, security checks, cleaning and general maintenance.

Other regular duties would include;-

  • All health and safety checks
  • Undertake the cleaning within the school to ensure that the school maintains a clean and hygienic condition, which meets agreed quality standards.
  • External checks of the grounds
  • Keeping the site clean and tidy
  • Setting up /clearing up before and after  a range of activities for example assemblies and productions
  • Co coordinating / supervising  external contractors and service engineers

On a few occasions during the year, there is a need to be flexible in terms of start and finish times. For example when there is a parents evening or a production there will be requirement that the Site supervisor starts work later that day so that they can secure the building after the event.

The successful candidate will work a split shift: – 6.45am – 9.45am and 2.50pm –until 5.50 pm (Monday to Friday) however, some flexibility will be required. Please note Holidays will not be allowed in term time

Applicants are thanked for their interest in the position of Caretaker / cleaner of Singleton C of E School. Please note that only candidates shortlisted will be contacted.

Application forms can be sent via e-mail to:- head@singleton.lancs.sch.uk

Desirable Experience

  • High Standards of cleaning and maintenance
  • Experience of undertaking manual tasks e.g. maintenance, DIY
  • Experience of COSSH
  • Experience of using power equipment e.g. Floor buffer
  • Experience of security duties

Welcome Letter

Site Supervisor Grade Profile

Cleaner – Grade Profile 

For all positions please use the application form below and send it by email to head@singleton.lancs.sch.uk

LCC Application Form

How to Complete a Word Application

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Child Protection Policy Statement

Equality Statement

Immigration Asylum and Nationality Act 2006

Rehabilitation of offenders Statement

Attendance Policy Statement