Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

  • Job Reference: 00096170-1
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Gillingham, Kent
  • Salary: £350 to £550 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

1 Teaching Assistant
£350- £450 per week via PAYE

Vision For Education are currently recruiting for an experienced Teaching Assistant for a small, local school to work 1:1 with a KS2 child. This will be full-time, term-time position for the remainder of the academic year, with the opportunity to continue in the new academic year.

The role is to work on a 1:1 basis with students working with their own personalised curriculum to meet their specific needs and to support them to thrive.  You will promote high expectations of each child to ensure they reach their maximum potential. The role includes working collaboratively with staff members, families, and a range of other agencies to best support the pupils needs. Within the role you will be expected to provide personal care and hygiene to support children’s independence.

The school is a part of an innovative Multi-Academy Trust that aims to transform the lives of the children within their care. This is a great opportunity to work within a highly skilled SEND team that is committed to supporting staff members. With excellent tailored CPD programs for each member of staff and an opportunity to work across the trust.  With a generous staff benefits package. The most recent OFSTED report rated the school ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features.

If the following applies to you, we would love to hear from you!

Ideally hold a relevant NVQ level 2 or equivalent
Have some experience working with SEND
Committed and passionate about supporting inclusive education
Work well as a part of a team and be proactive

About Vision for Education  
Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality Primary, Secondary and SEND Teaching and Support Staff. 

What Vision for Education offer 
As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive: 

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. 
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria). 
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period). 
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to. 
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme. 
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support. 
How to apply 
If you’re an Educator who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you. 

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Kent team on (phone number removed)

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.

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