HLTA Teaching Assistant

16 Apr 2019
21 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Long term HLTA: May 19 - July 19 (HLTA) - Derbyshire

Up to £1600 per month

May 19 - July 19

Do you have experience of working with children or young people in a school, nursery, or care setting? Are you able to support children to encourage positive behaviour? Do you hold HLTA status or have significant TA experience?

Celsian Education are recruiting on behalf of a select number of client primary schools in the Derbyshire area for HLTAs to work with children who require support with a range of needs from social, emotional, mental health needs, to academic support. Our schools provide OUTSTANDING or GOOD education for children within the local area, and care deeply about supporting them to progress as confident and effective learners and happy, considerate citizens of the future. HLTAs are vital to the overall learning and development of pupils at these schools. Your support could help a child to foster a love of learning and optimise their ability to fully take part in mainstream learning both inside and outside of the classroom environment.

The Schools - Derbyshire

Primary schools requiring HLTAs May 19 include a busy but friendly primary school in Belper, who are seeking a HLTA to work within their happy and exciting environment - from May 2019 on a full time, long term basis from 8:30 to 15:30 from Monday to Friday with a small number of pupils at KS2 (years 3/4/5/6).

This wonderful village school, set in picturesque grounds, enjoys a fantastic position: with stunning countryside views and expansive grounds. A truly wonderful place to work - this small school boasts polite and engaged children who are keen to learn. As such, the head teacher is keen to appoint a special member of staff who can offer small group and 121 support to a select number of pupils and help to enable all pupils to be the happiest and best that they can be.

This welcoming and supportive school strongly believe that school is a partnership between children, parents, teachers and support staff, and Governors, and that by working together they can enable and motivate children to succeed in all areas of development.

Person Specification - Long term HLTA: May 19 - July 19 (HLTA) - Derbyshire

The successful long term HLTA applicant will have strong literacy and numeracy skills; be enthusiastic, proactive and engaging; be able to provide effective support to all children and small groups or on a 121 basis under direction of the teacher, including those with special educational needs; be comfortable supporting children with lower levels of self-esteem or lower than expected communication and personal care skills, and who can present challenging behaviour. This role requires a calm, collected practitioner who can be firm, fair and above all - consistent!

Successful Applicants will be subject to references and an up to date DBS with update service or be willing to apply for a new DBS.

About the Role - Long term HLTA: May 19 - July 19 (HLTA) - Derbyshire

You will be supporting pupils in Key Stage 1 and/or KS2 fostering a love of learning, in a HLTA role. These roles may initially begin as daily or short term, but with opportunities to lead onto a longer term position, with competitive rates of pay, reflecting previous experience of working with children, and the required workload. More experienced applicants may have the opportunity to lead lessons or parts of lessons.

When you apply with Celsian Education, you get:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Professional support from our team of experienced consultants
  • Opportunities to progress your career
  • Ongoing career advice from a dedicated consultant
  • Free face to face CPD courses.To find similar roles and register for more fantastic teaching opportunities, apply now or visit Celsian Education

Plus, recommend a friend who's looking for a new role and we'll thank you with £250 of Amazon vouchers for every teacher and £75 of Amazon vouchers for every teaching assistant who registers and works for 10 days.

Important Notice: In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and professionalism is at the heart of what we do. Applicants are required to attend a face to face interview, reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Celsian Education is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. All of our employees are trained in Safer Recruitment as standard. It is Celsian Educations policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Celsian Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.

Celsian Education are proud to operate the Children & Young People Guarantee, if the quality of work undertaken by someone we place has resulted in a negative impact on children's learning within the school then the client will not be charged.

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