Teaching Assistant – Higher Level - HLTA

  • Job Reference: AWDO-C5285
  • Date Posted: 23 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Five Rivers
  • Location: Taunton, Somerset
  • Salary: £17,714 to £19,742
  • Bonus/Benefits: pro rata
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) who is caring, compassionate, understanding and has a passion for supporting our pupils within the classroom and in the community is required to join our fantastic team at Five Rivers Child Care.

 

SALARY: £17,714 - £19,742 pro rata

LOCATION: Taunton, Somerset

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

 

APPLICATION PROCESS: Once you’ve applied, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.

 

JOB OVERVIEW

Here at Five Rivers Child Care we are looking for Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) who is caring, compassionate, understanding and has a passion for supporting our pupils within the classroom and in the community.

Five Rivers Child Care is a leading provider of care and education services for children and young people. We are committed to providing education services to young people with social and emotional, mental health, many of whom have suffered adverse childhood experiences.

We are looking for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) who is committed, driven and has a passion for turning children’s lives around.

As the Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA), you will predominantly be working with very small groups of children or individual support, under the direction of the class teacher. We promote a therapeutic approach, creating a safe and nurturing environment in which our pupils can work and learn.

As part of Five Rivers Child Care, you will join a community of staff dedicated to transforming education within the SEMH sector. With a multitude of progression routes and outstanding CPD for support staff, expect to be supported throughout your career whatever your aspirations are. Join us in our mission in cultivating an exceptional learning environment for all our pupils.

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

We look for talented individuals who want to be a part of transforming education in the SEMH sector, helping to create exceptional places of learning.

As the Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA), you will have the following:

  • Strong literacy and numeracy skills
  • A qualification of minimum NVQ level 2 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent, or equivalent experience working in a school
  • Hold experience or an interest working within an SEMH setting or supporting children with challenging behaviour
  • The ability to use your initiative
  • The ability to communicate effectively with children and parents and work as part of our dedicated and caring staff team

 

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE: Company Pension Scheme, Sick Pay, Healthcare Scheme, Discounts in many high street shops, leisure facilities and restaurants, Childcare Vouchers, Employee Referral Scheme and Employee Assistance Programme.

 

Five Rivers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People, applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including employment references and DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Five Rivers is an Investor in People and Equal Opportunities employer.

 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

 

HOW TO APPLY

APPLICATION PROCESS: Once we’ve reviewed your CV, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.

CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement may also be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-C5285

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