Higher Level Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 1220641948-2
  • Date Posted: 29 January 2024
  • Recruiter: Vision for Education - Sheffield
  • Location: Retford, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £18,000 to £22,000
  • Sector: Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Full-time / Temporary
£18,000 - £22,000 per annum (salary is depending on experience and/or qualifications)
February 2024 July 2024

The School and Role

Vision for Education are currently recruiting for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to start a fixed term contract at a Primary School in Retford. The school are looking for the ideal candidate to be motivated, supportive and have the drive to ensure that children achieve to their highest potential.

The role will include:

  • Providing intervention groups across school to help children in different areas of learning

  • Assist the class teacher on a daily basis

  • Taking the class to cover PPA Cover, this will be required in EYFS, KS1 and KS2

The school is a vibrant and diverse primary school located in the centre of Retfordproviding education for children aged 3 to 11 years. Most children at this school speak English as an additional language. The school is proud of their multi-cultural community.


The desired Higher-Level Teaching Assistant will have;

  • Have an excellent understanding of how children learn

  • Motivate and inspire children

  • Have a positive working attitude and committed to continually improve teaching practise

  • Be organised, punctual and adaptable

  • Be committed to inclusion and equity

What we offer
As a Higher-Level Teaching Assistant, part of our team, you benefit from:

  • Excellent daily rates paid using the PAYE system.(Daily rate is subject to your scale rate, experience in role and qualifications which will be discussed at the point of registration).

  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability).

  • Social and networking events.

  • Pension contributions.

  • CPD to help with your professional development.

  • Access to a dedicated consultant.

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 Higher-Level 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 today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities call us on (phone number removed).