Vision For Education are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced Higher Level Teaching Assistant. The role will be varied and will initially include an element of a whole class teaching commitment, 1:1 interventions, class support and responsibility for leading a variety of group interventions. An ability to support across the primary range is essential.
The successful applicant will:
•Have achieved the HLTA award;
•Have experience working 1:1 with children and carrying out high quality interventions across the ability range;
•Good, basic literacy and maths skills grade A-C GCSE or equivalent;
•Be confident to adapt learning to meet the needs of the child both academically and emotionally;
•Have a natural rapport with children which enables you to respond to their needs intuitively and sensitively;
•Be enthusiastic, self-motivated, creative and able to use their initiative;
•Be committed to working as part of a team and have good interpersonal skills;
•Have an understanding of confidentiality and safeguarding processes;
•Be organised, efficient and professional in their approach;
•Be caring, understanding and patient;
•Evidence of having a positive impact on children's learning.
In return we will offer you:
•A safe, stimulating, challenging and caring environment where everyone is valued and their unique set of skills and talents developed.
•A rich and diverse community.
•Polite, well-behaved children with a positive attitude to learning.
•Good quality working partnerships with colleagues across the school and more closely with other members of the pastoral/inclusion team;
•Strong local links with other schools.