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HLTA - Higher Level Teaching Assistant

£22,679 to £24,813
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Higher Level Teaching Assistant - HLTA - ASD - SEMH - Permanent - Surrey The School: Secondary/post 16 learning centre for young people with ASD/SEMH, based in the heart of the community near Leatherhead, Surrey. This is a new school that is part of an already established group of schools that has a proven track record of providing outstanding levels of education to SEN students. With that in mind, it's a really exciting time to join. The school has close links with other schools in the community and it forms part of a larger groups of specialist school settings. Purpose of the role: You will be required to provide support to the children with their learning and care whilst in school and other settings. The successful applicant will offer a tailored approach to individual children, ensuring that every student has the opportunity to reach their full potential in a caring and safe environment. Hours and salary: 40 hours per week, term time only, 8.30am-4.30pm, flexibility within these hours is essential and you are required to work till 5pm one day a week for staff training and meetings. This is a permanent role. The actual salary is £21,679-£24,813 - depending on experience.Responsibilities: As our Higher Level Teaching Assistant, your role will be to assist in providing high quality, challenging and differentiated educational activities and sensory experiences through the teaching of a broad and balanced curriculum to a small classroom of ASD and SEMH students. You will be expected to know and understand the curriculum planning and to plan, prepare and deliver assigned programmes of teaching and learning activities to individual, small groups and/or classes modifying and adapting activities as necessary within agreed systems of supervision. Additionally you'll support the day to day running of classes across the school and take the lead in the absence of a Class teacher, and assess, record and report on development, progress and attainment.Requirements and application process: Post graduate qualification in psychology or criminology is desirable but not essential HLTA status is highly desirable, if you do not have it then you will need prior experience as a HLTA Experience of working in a special school environment is desirable Team TEACH Training- desirable A positive, proactive attitude with a genuine desire to work with students that have additional learning and behavioural needs Apply via this advert or call Ben Mason on (phone number removed) for more details
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  • Job Reference: 706582569-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Academics Ltd
    Academics Ltd
  • Location: Surrey
  • Salary: £22,679 to £24,813
  • Bonus/Benefits: based on experience
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Contract