Higher Level Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1383759996-2
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Vision for Education - Liverpool
  • Location: Litherland, Merseyside
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Higher Level Teaching Assistant - PPA
£95 - £100 per day (salary is depending on experience and/or qualifications)
September 2024 ongoing

We are working with a thriving and welcoming, Ofsted rated Good , primary school located in the Litherland area, Sefton, who are committed to providing high-quality education and a nurturing environment for their students. They are seeking a passionate and dedicated Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join their team and cover PPA across Key Stages 1 and 2 on a full-time basis from September.

As a Higher-Level Teaching Assistant, you will play a pivotal role in the school, delivering high-quality lessons and supporting the pupils' learning and development. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with the HLTA qualification or an Early Career Teacher (ECT) looking to gain invaluable experience across both KS1 and KS2.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Cover PPA sessions for class teachers, delivering pre-planned lessons across KS1 and KS2.
  • Support the teaching and learning process, ensuring a positive and inclusive classroom environment.
  • Assist in the assessment and recording of pupil progress.
  • Work collaboratively with class teachers and other support staff to deliver a broad and balanced curriculum.
  • Contribute to the planning and preparation of learning activities.
  • Provide targeted support to individual pupils or small groups, as required.


The desired Higher Level Teaching Assistant will have;

  • HLTA qualification or status, or an Early Career Teacher (ECT) looking to gain experience.
  • Strong understanding of the primary curriculum across KS1 and KS2.
    • Proven experience working in a primary school setting.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
    • A commitment to fostering a positive learning environment and promoting high standards of achievement.
    • Have, or be prepared to undergo an Enhanced DBS check

What We Offer

As Higher Level Teaching Assistant who is part of our team, you will benefit from:

  • Excellent daily rates paid using the PAYE system
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability)
  • Social and networking events
  • Pension contributions
  • CPD to help with your professional development
  • Access to a dedicated consultant
  • Access to our cash referral bonus when you refer a friend to Vision for Education

About Us

We are a market-leading education supply agency committed to the development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high quality educators.

We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to Apply

If you are a Teaching Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage learners and would like the challenge of working in a rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call Lauren Walters on (phone number removed) or email me (url removed)