Higher Level Teaching Assistant Swindon
Higher Level Teaching Assistant job in Swindon
Your new school
Hays Education are currently working in partnership with a Special Needs school in Swindon in recruiting for a number of Higher Level Teaching Assistants (HLTA) vacancies to start ASAP in February. You will assist pupils in class to improve their literacy and numeracy skills. You will work alongside the class teacher in delivering activities that are age appropriate and engaging, and may be asked to provide intervention sessions with small groups and individually with pupils on a one to one basis.
Your new job
This Higher Level Teaching Assistant role involves advancing pupil's learning in a range of classroom settings, including 121, groups and the whole class when the teacher is absent. You must be familiar with school curriculum and age-related expectations of pupils, examination frameworks and teaching methods. You must work collaboratively with the teaching team to support the Secondary Curriculum, planning and managing resources to raise standards in learning with interventions. Monitor pupil's participation, progress and provide feedback.
What you'll need to succeed
As a Higher Level Teaching Assistant, you will need to have a proven track record in a HLTA role with a HLTA qualification or equivalent Level 3 and above. Experience of independently delivering lessons to groups of pupils in the absence of a class teacher. Excellent knowledge of the Secondary Curriculum, be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of child development, appropriate levels of childcare including experience of working with pupils with lower ability to raise pupils learning levels. Confident and positive approach to behaviour management and ability to plan, organise and use own initiative.
What you'll get in return
You will be paid a competitive daily wage, based on your experience. While working for Hays you'll also enjoy a range of employee benefits including access to professional development training and holiday pay. You will enjoy working within a variety of primary schools whilst supported by your Department for Education accredited recruitment expert. You will also receive £250 in high street vouchers every time you recommend a friend to us* *Terms and conditions apply*
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now on 01793 688 614. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career on 01793 688 614.
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