Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA

Posted 02 July 2024
Salary £110 - £120 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Special Education Needs
Contact NameCarly Walters

Job description

Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA - £110 - £120 per day

Q - Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant looking for a step up and more responsibilities?

Q - Or are you an experienced Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA looking for a new and exciting role?

If so, then this Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA role is perfect for you!

We are working closely with a Primary School in Greenwich who are on the hunt for a bubbly and enthusiastic Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA to start in September 2024.

Key information about this Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA role:

  • You will be covering PPA cover lessons and gain valuable experience in the classroom
  • You will be working with specialist professionals in a Speech and Language department
  • Manage a small team of Teaching Assistants
  • Long term contract starting in September 2024

This school have a specialist Speech and Language department who follow the ICAN project ran by the NHS. They have Specialist Educational Practitioners, Nursery Nurses and a Specialist Speech and Language Therapist who you will work alongside on a weekly basis.

If this Higher-Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA role interests you, keep reading to find out more!

Job Description - Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA

  • Higher-Level Teaching Assistant role
  • Complete 1:1 and group activities with the EYFS, KS1 and KS2 (ages 5-11)
  • Working within the Speech and Language Department
  • Shadowing professionals such as Speech and Language therapists.
  • Working closely with SEN students including Non - Verbal, Pre - Verbal and those who have limited communication.
  • Use creative and imaginative ways to communicate and build rapports with the students
  • To support the lead teacher with resources and basic behaviour management
  • To cover lessons when the teacher is completing PPA
  • Monday to Friday 8:30-4pm
  • £110 - £120 per day
  • September 2024 start (for full academic year)
  • Located in Greenwich
  • Full - Time, Long Term

Candidate Specification - Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA

  • Experience as a Teaching Assistant
  • Strong passion for working with students on their academia and mental health
  • Enthusiasm and creative to be able to inspire children with learning
  • The ability to write cogently and fluently with correct spelling and punctuation
  • Patience, kindness, flexibility, good humour and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Professional attitude and approach to work

School Information - Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA

  • Take on multiple candidates a year
  • NHS Speech and Language Department (ICAN Project)
  • Easily accessible via public transport + plenty of parking on site
  • Brilliant facilities, welcoming staff and a strong pastoral support team
  • Located in Greenwich

Are you interested in this Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA role? If so, interviews / trial days can be arranged ASAP!

Apply for this Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA opportunity by sending your CV into us / applying for this role with your CV attached and your dedicated consultant (Carly) will be in touch within 24 hours if shortlisted!

Higher Level Teaching Assistant / HLTA