Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Date Posted:19 Jun 2020
  1. HLTA
£15500 - £21500 per annum
  1. Long-term

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for a flexible, driven person with high expectation of themselves and others to join a fantastic supportive and friendly team as a HLTA.

Our school in Hemel Hempstead is a large 2 to 3 form entry school part of a large award winning trust for Hertfordshire encouraging inclusivity in the classroom. The classes are spacious and bright with 3 separate complexes across the site. The school is excellently resourced with interactive whiteboards, 2 sports/leisure halls and 4 outdoor play areas. The school promotes positive learning and offers an inspirational environment, making it an exciting place to work and study in.

The role: You will be required to support the teacher mainly acorss KS2 but possibly in other classes too. This may include supporting small group to raise attainment or working to manage behaviour. You may also be required to take full responsibility for covering classes for PPA time, intervention or short term sickness. This is a full time role to start asap with the view to go permanent for the right candidate. School hours are 8.30am to 3.30pm. Salary expectation approx. £15,500 - £21,500pa.

The school is very accessible with a bus stop local and on a regular bus route. Watford Junction train station only 5 min walk away and there is also a large carpark on site.

We are looking for:
- HLTAs who have experience taking classes independently
- Excellent numeracy and literacy skills (GCSE grade C or equivalent in English and Maths is desirable)
- Enthusiastic and dynamic attitude
- A willingness to work as part of a team of teaching assistants
- High expectations of achievement and behaviour
- An ability to communicate with parents, carers and class teachers.

The essentials:
*HLTA qualification
*Experience covering classes
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this HLTA role in Hemel Hempstead please contact Cherie Kelly on 01727 236255 or cherie.kelly@twrecruitment.com. We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your career.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
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