New Directions Education are recruiting for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to work in an SEN Primary school in Newtown, Powys.
The ideal candidates will ideally have access to their own transport and have experience in all aspects of the Higher Level Teaching Assistant role.
We are looking for someone who is flexible with work hours and will be able to help with the hours requested by the school.
The booking is 5 days per week for 6 months, starting in January and then we will be able to work you elsewhere in the Powys area after the post has come to an end.
A HLTA role can have added responsibilities as the post is more senior than a Teaching Assistant. So candidates may be required to cover classes, take small groups, work one-to-one and cover school trips.
Ideally you will need a Level 4 or 5 Teaching Assistant qualification to be able to work in a classroom as a HLTA, so if you feel like this role is something that will suit you, please do not hesitate to get in touch.
NQT’s are encouraged to apply for this role.
The HLTA role adds further support to those teaching in a classroom environment. The post is more senior than a Teaching Assistant, and comes with added responsibilities.
A HLTA may be required to teach classes on their own at times, or cover planned absences to allow teaching staff to plan and mark.
To become a HLTA you must have experience as a teaching assistant. You will also need the support of your school and senior staff.
As an HLTA you’ll be expected to :
Typical duties of a HLTA include :
What New Directions Education offers :
We are fully committed to the protection of children and vulnerable adults. All applicants must undertake a full enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check.
Please contact New Directions Education Ltd, Wrexham branch, for more information on this job vacancy, on 01978 884290 or click Apply Now to enquire about this job vacancy.