Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Job Type:
Contract
Job Title / Sector:
Teaching / Learning Assistants
Region:
Yorkshire & Humberside
Area:
Other - North Yorkshire
Location:
Ripon
Salary Description:
Competitive pay rates
Posted:
09/08/2017
Recruiter:
Principal Teachers
Job Ref:
EPRI10

Principal Teachers are working in partnership with a primary school in the Ripon area. The school has a requirement for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to commence a long term post from September as soon as possible on a full time basis. The Head Teacher is seeking a committed and motivated HLTA to offer cover and support to teachers across KS1 and KS2, but you will predominantly be based in Year 3. You will need to demonstrate your ability to support children of varying levels of ability to achieve their full potential and support the Class Teachers in driving results forward. You may need to assist in the planning of small intervention sessions for children recognised as being in danger of not accessing the curriculum under the direction of the Class Teacher.

This smaller than average primary is based on the outskirts of Ripon. The school serves a large catchment area and is well respected within the local community. The successful applicant will need to show a willingness to engage in the wider life of the school and fully embrace the school ethos. You will need to demonstrate excellent behaviour management skills and classroom management skills to uphold standards across the school. The Head Teacher is seeking to appoint an individual, who is enthusiastic and passionate about education and helping children to achieve. You must have HLTA Status or have demonstrable experience of working as a HLTA without HLTA status.

The successful applicant will have:

* HLTA Status
* Strong behaviour and classroom management skills
* Previous experience of delivering the primary curriculum and supporting teaching and learning in an education setting in the UK
* Knowledge of the current Primary National Curriculum requirements in KS1 and KS2
* Enthusiasm for the role and a creative flare
* The ability to form excellent working relationships with staff and pupils from a diverse range of backgrounds
* Experience of planning and assessment to a very high standard
* A commitment to improving attainment for all students
* A proven track record for raising attainment and achieving targets

The benefits of working with Principal Teachers:

* No umbrella companies, you can be paid PAYE as standard
* For long term supply teachers, we offer a PAID DAY OFF on your birthday (T&C’s apply)
* Investment in CPD opportunities
* Over 16 years’ experience providing premium standard staff to schools across Yorkshire and North East regions
* We are advocates of fair pay and conditions and work hard to offer competitive remuneration for supply staff
* We are proud to be reputable for our ethical and friendly service
* Supportive Recruiters who will regularly check how you are getting on and listen to your feedback

Principal Teachers are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment vetting checks. Principal Teachers are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. Due to the high-volume of applications we expect to receive, only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.

Closing Date:
06/09/2017
Contact Details:
Principal Teachers
Tel: 01748352100
Contact: Kate Green
Email:

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