Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Location Reading
Discipline: Primary
Job type: Full Time
Salary: ££110 per day, Benefits: PAYE + Holiday Pay
Contact name: Karina Khosla

Contact email: karina@supplyhive.co.uk
Job ref: KK-102
Published: 11 days ago
Startdate: 2024-07-07
Supply Hive is a trusted education recruitment agency dedicated to matching talented educators with primary schools in Reading and the surrounding areas. We are currently seeking an experienced and motivated Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join our network of schools. Our positions offer a dynamic and supportive environment where you can contribute significantly to the educational journey of young learners.

Role Overview: As a Higher Level Teaching Assistant, you will take on an enhanced role within the classroom, providing valuable support to teachers and pupils alike. You will be expected to lead lessons, manage small group activities, and support pupils with special educational needs. This role is perfect for individuals who are experienced in educational settings and are ready to take on additional responsibilities to drive pupil achievement.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Plan and deliver lessons under the direction and guidance of teaching staff
  • Lead small group sessions and intervention activities to support pupil learning
  • Provide one-on-one support to students with special educational needs
  • Assist in the preparation and organisation of classroom resources and materials
  • Monitor and record pupil progress, providing feedback to teachers and parents
  • Support the management of classroom behaviour and promote a positive learning environment
  • Contribute to the development of individual education plans (IEPs) for pupils with special needs
  • Participate in school events, meetings, and professional development opportunities.
Requirements:
  • Proven experience as a Teaching Assistant, with a track record of successful pupil support
  • HLTA qualification or equivalent experience
  • Strong understanding of the primary school curriculum
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Passion for education and a commitment to pupil development
  • Experience working with children with special educational needs is highly desirable
Benefits:
  • Opportunities for career progression and professional development
  • Supportive and inclusive working environment
  • Chance to make a significant impact on the educational outcomes of young learners
  • Flexibility in working hours to suit your schedule
If you are a dedicated and experienced Teaching Assistant looking to take the next step in your career, we would love to hear from you. 

Join Supply Hive and play a pivotal role in shaping the educational experiences of pupils in Reading. Together, we can nurture and inspire the next generation.

Supply Hive is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.