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Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Hill View School
Martock, Somerset
Contract Type
Full Time, Term Time
Grade 12
Start Date
2nd September 2024
5th June 2024 08:15 AM
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2nd September 2024
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1409371

Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Elevate Educational Excellence

We are excited to offer a unique opportunity for a passionate and dedicated Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join our dynamic educational team at our Brand New Hill View School. Being at the heart of creating an inclusive and stimulating learning environment, you will play a crucial role in supporting teachers and enhancing student achievement across a range of subjects.

Role Overview:

In this pivotal position, you will work closely with teaching staff, contributing to planning, preparing, and delivering educational activities. You'll have the opportunity to make significant impacts on students' learning journeys by providing targeted support to individuals and groups, thereby promoting engagement, motivation, and independence.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Assisting in the preparation and delivery of engaging lesson plans and materials.
  • Supporting teachers in assessing the development, progress, and attainment of students.
  • Providing focused support to individual students and small groups to enhance learning outcomes.
  • Contributing to the creation of a safe, inclusive, and motivating learning environment.
  • Implementing strategies to promote positive behaviour and effective classroom management.
  • Participating in professional development opportunities to continually enhance skills and knowledge.
  • Facilitating extracurricular activities and contributing to the school community.

Ideal Candidate Profile:

We are seeking a highly motivated individual who is:

  • Passionate about education and driven to make a positive difference in students' lives.
  • Experienced in supporting classroom activities within a primary or secondary school setting.
  • Able to demonstrate strong literacy, numeracy, and communication skills.
  • Committed to ongoing professional development and learning.
  • Flexible, adaptable, and able to work collaboratively within a team.

Essential Qualifications and Skills:

  • HLTA status or equivalent, supported by relevant experience in an educational setting.
  • Strong understanding of current educational practices and safeguarding procedures.
  • Ability to engage and motivate students, adapting to their diverse needs.
  • Excellent organisational and time-management skills.
  • A commitment to inclusive education and the welfare of all students.

Why Join Our Team?

  • A unique opportunity to contribute to the shaping of a growing school.
  • A dynamic and supportive working environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression.
  • The opportunity to work within a forward thinking and supportive team.
  • A structured induction programme.
  • A supportive community and a committed team of staff that are equally determined to give learners the best possible opportunities.
  • A strong commitment to staff well-being.

Salary: Grade 12

Hours of work: Monday – Friday 8.45 – 3.30 (including 30 minutes during lunchtime) Term time only, plus INSETs for any statutory training, e.g. Safeguarding

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Start Date: 01 September 2024

If you are passionate about education and dedicated to making a difference in the lives of young learners, we would love to hear from you. Join us in elevating educational excellence and building brighter futures together.

Please note: This position is subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS checks.


Safeguarding Statement:

Hill View School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to understand and share this commitment. We have a shared commitment to develop a culture of respect, where discrimination is not tolerated. We welcome all applications, including those from under-represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
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