HLTA

  • Job Reference: 00085187-1
  • Date Posted: 5 August 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Walsall, West Midlands
  • Salary: £20,000 to £29,000
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

You will be working in a school that consistently encourages professional development, reflected in the majority of the SLT being former ECT’s at the school! The head teacher is committed to supporting her staff throughout their careers and now benefits from a loyal, happy, motivated team who really enjoy working there.

You will have high expectations of children and work together with the class teacher to engage pupils and make learning fun by using a thematic curriculum. At this school, pupils are aware that they are expected to work hard, behave well, and show respect for adults and each other. A positive climate results in the school being calm and purposeful, the Head Teacher always describes her school as a ‘Smiley’ place to be, so a smile is essential from all applicants!

The primary school is OFSTED rated GOOD, based in Walsall, and are recruiting a Level 4 HLTA (higher level Teaching Assistant) for October 2022. This school has vastly improved under the guidance of a new headteacher who is committed to investing in her staff.  The two-form entry Primary School currently holds full time permanent opportunities for H.L.T.A.’s to progress in their careers.

You will be working closely with the class teacher, to deliver small group interventions as well as lead the full class for no more than 50% of your timetable. The year group allocation would depend on the applicant’s placement history and specialism.

To be successful in your application, you should;

• Hold a relevant UK Level 4 qualification with HLTA status
• Have knowledge of the UK Primary Curriculum
• Be able and willing to travel to the Walsall area
• Have high expectations of yourself in your career and the children you teach

Due to Covid-19 a flexible interview process is in place for this role. A video meeting with a Smile Education representative will be arranged for applicants as a first stage interview.

If you would like to be considered for this permanent role, then please forward your most recent CV with your supporting statement to (url removed). Alternatively, if you would like to have a confidential discussion surrounding other West Midlands based Permanent school positions, please contact Emma at Smile Education on (phone number removed)

Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.

We are committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications