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Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

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Job description

Are you a Graduate looking for a career in education?

We could have your perfect role!

Teaching Personnel are the busiest and largest Educational Recruitment Agency and we need you! Due to the high volume of Teaching work we currently have available, we have recently split our Sheffield Primary office into two branches. We are looking for final years students and Graduates to join our flexible workforce. The South Sheffield branch work exclusively with a number of Mutli-Academy Trusts and schools across Sheffield, Rotherham and Chesterfield including the Birley Federation, Hallam Primary School, Abbey Lane and St Joseph's Catholic Primary School.

We are looking for a Graduate with experience supporting in Primary settings, who can positively contribute to raising achievement in various Key Stages, working either 1:1 or with small groups. You will support the class teacher and deliver structured activities to support English, Phonics and Maths. You may work with children who have been identified as having Special Educational Needs, so experience in this area would be desired. You will need to challenge and motivate children in your care, to reinforce self-esteem and encourage them to take part in whole class activities in a positive manner. If you are looking to undertake your PGCE, we can offer experience covering whole classes to support you with your application.

Our Ideal Graduate will have:

  • Completed a Degree linked to education or be looking to undertake a PGCE
  • Experience working with children in a classroom/nursery/Youth centre
  • Be able to motivate and inspire children
  • Be keen to develop own skills - willing to undergo additional training
  • Have good diary availability

In turn, Teaching Personnel can offer you;

  • Up to £65 per day, depending on previous experience
  • Ongoing development through our unrivalled CPD Academy
  • A dedicated consultant who will work for you
  • Support with interviews to find your ideal position
  • Work in schools exclusive to Teaching Personnel
  • Full and Part Time work to fit around your existing commitments
  • Experience in a range of settings, including Integrated Resource Units

To apply for this role, please forward your full CV to Yasmin Sims in the Sheffield South Primary Team or call us on 0114 2413343 for more information.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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