Higher Level Teaching Assistant

5 days left

Location
Leek, Staffordshire
Salary
£21,962.00 pro rata
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
28 Sep 2017
Contact
Jo Lockett
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Part Time
Hours
Part-Time

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Grade:                                   7 (£21,962 – pro rata)                 

Numbers of positions:     1

Hours:                                   16.25

Start Date:                           Immediate  

The creation of a Higher Level Teaching Assistants at Woodcroft provides the opportunity for the successful candidate to complement the professional work of teaching staff by taking responsibility for designated learning activities with pupils, including planning and covering PPA, interventions and management release time.

The HLTA will also be responsible for the further organisation and development of a specified school improvement area.

As a HLTA you will: -

•Be able to support in the delivery of high quality learning experiences for all pupils.
•Have high expectations of learning and behaviour and inspire and motivate our children.
•Be supportive, nurturing and understanding with high expectations.
•Seek to make learning exciting and a positive experience.

•Demonstrate good communication skills both orally and written.
•Work well as part of a team;

•Meet the HLTA standards and/or have or be working towards your NVQ level 4 for Teaching    Assistants   

•Be willing to contribute to school life outside of the classroom. 

In return you will receive:

•An opportunity to use your skills and develop professionally.

•The support of committed, enthusiastic and dedicated colleagues 
•A supportive and challenging environment
•Pupils who are eager to learn and are a credit to the school

Working days will be Tuesday (pm), Wednesday (all day), Thursday (pm) and Friday (pm).  We warmly welcome you to come and look at our school, with tours available on Friday 22nd September 2017 at 10:00am or 3:00pm with Jon Goulding, Headteacher.   Please contact Jo Lockett or Beverley Bible in the school office on 01538 714796.

Closing date Thursday 28th September 2017 at 5:00pm.  

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Successful applicants will need to undertake an Enhanced DBS (previously CRB) clearance.