Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Primary. Job in South Glamorgan Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1311717707-2
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Vision for Education - Cardiff
  • Location: South Glamorgan
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Primary

  • Are you a qualified HLTA?
  • Are you looking to work in a primary school on a Monday to Friday basis?
  • Interested in a weekly rate of pay from £417 to £482 per week?
  • Passionate about supporting primary aged pupils and stepping up to cover the class teacher when absences occur?
  • Do you have transferrable skills and experiences that would allow you to make an impact on these pupils education?
  • Looking to make that step into education and upskill yourself with training opportunities?
  • Want to work for a company that looks after its staff? Pension scheme & other additional benefits
  • Welsh government approved company and a recommended supplier of staff to schools

Full time school hours Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 3.30pm

Immediate start!

Vision for education for an education company operating in the heart of Cardiff. We are actively recruiting for an individual to work as a teaching assistant in a local primary school here in Pentyrch. The school have been rated as outstanding by ESTYN and are looking for someone to join their dynamic team.

The role would involve supporting pupils across the key stages. You would need to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to compliment this role.

The school are looking for someone to compliment the school ethos and help provide the best education experience for their learners.

Key Responsibilities:

- As a HLTA you would be working with all key stages across the school

- Often stepping up to cover the classes when there is short term teacher absence

- Work on a 1:1 and small group basis to engage pupils in their learning

- Support the class teacher with a variety of tasks and prepare for the day

- Supervise the children through lunch breaks

- General administrative duties

- Work as part of a dynamic team and contribute towards the schools culture & ethos

- Be passionate about providing children with the best education experience

What we look for in you?

- A higher level teaching assistant (HLTA) qualification

- An enthusiastic individual with a passion for education

- An interest in supporting pupils to overcome barriers to learning

- Experience of working with children and young people

- An ability to effectively and positively manage challenging behaviour

- Professional interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

- Good general standard of education (GCSE Grade C or equivalent in English and Maths) and IT proficiency

- The ability to speak Welsh (preferred, not essential)

In return you will receive:

  • An excellent rate of pay - from £417 to £482 per week?
  • Receive training and development opportunities
  • Auto-enrolment into company pension scheme
  • A full-time, long-term teaching assistant opportunity
  • Your own personal consultant to guide you throughout your teaching career
  • Vision for Education is part of The Edwin Group a Top 10 UK-employer in The Sunday Times Best Places to Work 2023
  • An excellent school with a supportive culture where you are valued and rewarded for your contributions

If you are interested in applying for this full time Cardiff teaching assistant post, then please click on the below link and submit a copy of your CV.

Look forward to speaking with you!