high level teaching assistant (hlta) in leeds

27 November 2018
primary team, randstad education
job type
£ 70 - £ 90 per day, Other Excellent Benefits
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leeds, yorkshire and the humber
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 70 - £ 90 per day, Other Excellent Benefits
Non Teaching
reference number
primary team, randstad education
0113 246 2500
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job description

Do you have experience as an HLTA? Are you keen to stretch yourself in a new role which will utilise your skills and exhaust your experience? If so, please apply! We are currently looking for a qualified, experienced and organised Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join a Primary Academy in the Leeds area on a Part Time basis. Working with a group of lovely, engaging and driven pupils along with a supportive and dedicated teacher who emphasises on getting the support staff really involved in lessons and activities.

Key Responsibilities:

* Leading small groups of pupils or whole classes
* Establish relationships with other professionals or agencies to support the work of pupils
* Attending staff meetings and contributing to the development of the school
* Assisting teachers in offering guidance to support staff
* Preparing and developing resources for learning activities
* Reporting on the progress made by pupils
* Be aware of and support difference and ensure all pupils have equal access to opportunities to learn and develop
* Implement agreed to learn activities/teaching programmes, adjusting activities according to pupil responses/needs
* Actively seek information regarding, and utilise, the range of activities, courses, organisations and individuals to provide support for pupils to broaden and enrich their learning
* Determine the need for, prepare and use specialist equipment, plans and resources to support pupils
* Sharing knowledge and working in partnership with parents as appropriate
* Preparing for and attending termly pupil progress meetings as required
* Preparing for and attending annual reviews for statement children as appropriate
* Working with other members of the inclusion team

The successful candidate will bring the following skills and attributes, along with a genuine love for children.

* HLTA Qualified or studying
* Experience in a similar role is desirable
* Has brilliant organisation skills
* Can communicate effectively and confidently
* Can prioritise workload and work competently in pressured situations
* Able to differentiate between different learning styles
* Can confidently assist the teacher in taking small groups or even taking the whole class on occasions
* Is friendly and has a calm and approachable manner

This is a brilliant role and will allow an individual to grow and develop into an outstanding HLTA. Providing a lot of support, the teacher is encouraging and enjoys getting staff involved in delivering lessons and activities.

If you think you would be suitable for this post, please apply now and we will consider your details.


years 1-6 experience