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HLTA Teaching Assistant. Job in Preston E-Nursery Jobs

Preston, Lancashire
£70.00 to £90.00 Per Day
Job Type
27 Dec 2021
Vision for Education are looking to grow their talented and driven educational support team with a vacancy for a Higher Level Teaching Assistant for a school in Preston, starting in January 2022 with the potential for a longer term role.

About the role

The successful Higher Level Teaching Assistant will have previous experience of working with challening behaviours and the ability to deliver small group sessions within a larger class. Working under the direction of the class teacher, the ideal candidate will be energetic, flexible, positive and patient, with an ability to build strong working relationships with young people and a sound knowledge of working with students with SEND.

Duties will include:

Supporting the class teacher to deliver work in accordance with the National Curriculum
Assisting the class teacher with behaviour management
Supporting pupils on a one-to-one and small group basis

About the school

The school pride themselves on creating a secure and inclusive environment for the children they support, putting their needs at the centre of everything they do. The school benefits from a supportive senior leadership team and wider school community with a nurturing environment where strong relationships between children and staff form all the basic aspects of school life. The successful candidate will gain valuable experience within a new and exciting educational environment.


To be considered for the role of HLTA Teaching Assistant you will:

Have experience working in a similar setting with young people that have learning difficulties and challenging behaviour.
Be proactive and empathetic in your approach, always aiming to achieve the best possible outcomes for the students you work with.
Be an excellent communicator, able to work well as part of a wider team.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:

Level 4 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent.
To have recent experience teaching within the last two years.

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Vision for Education

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call the Preston office on .

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  • Job Reference: 457815757-2
  • Date Posted: 27 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Vision for Education - Preston
    Vision for Education - Preston
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £70.00 to £90.00 Per Day
  • Bonus/Benefits: PAYE and Pension
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary