Accessibility Links

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

  • Location: Newham
  • Start date: 03 Sep 2018
  • Category: Primary
  • Job reference: PE11044168
  • Branch: London Primary Central East
  • Consultant: Aaron Clark
  • Call: 020 3219 7735
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
Higher Level Teaching Assistant Newham

Protocol are currently looking for a number of HLTA's in the Newham area to work in a variety of different primary schools on both short-term and long-term assignments throughout the next academic year.

As a HLTA you will cover classes (without the presence of a teacher), as cover for PPA time or in the event of other absence. They will also teach individuals, groups and whole classes either on their own or in the presence of a teacher and/or other teaching assistant. They will line manage support staff and lead a curriculum area with support.

The ideal candidate will;

•Has a good understanding of the curriculum for pupils with severe learning difficulties and complex needs;
•Understands the different communication methods of pupils with severe learning difficulties and complex needs (Makaton, PECS, AAC, etc)
•Understands that behaviour can be a form of communication for pupils and embraces a positive behaviour management philosophy
•Is able to lead high quality lessons through planning which is provided;
•Is able to lead teaching assistants within the class to promote optimal learning and progress for the pupils;
•Is able to liaise effectively with teachers, teaching assistants and other staff about the learning and progress of pupils;
•A team player who will promote harmonious professional working
•Has a passion for their job and special educational needs
•Is flexible, well organised, proactive, and receptive to our mentoring-coaching ethos
•Lives locally to Newham
•Has a full DBS check on the update service

Please respond to this ad to express your interest.
Similar jobs
  • Special Needs Support Assistant
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Barking & Dagenham
  • A dedicated Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant with recent classroom experience, is required for a full-time position in a primary school in Barking and Dagenham
  • Primary/Middle Learning Support / TAs
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Croydon
  • Protocol Education are currently looking for driven, positive and experienced candidates to work as Learning Support Assistants or as a Teaching Assistant within Special Needs Schools in South London
  • Primary/Middle Learning Support / TAs
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Wandsworth
  • Protocol Education are currently looking for driven, positive and experienced candidates to work as Learning Support Assistants or as a Teaching Assistant within Special Needs Schools in South London
  • SEN Support Assistant
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Leicestershire
  • SEND SUPPORT STAFF Protocol Education are currently recruiting for an excellent school in Leicestershire, on behalf of the school they are looking for someone with SEN experience including ASD & ADHD
  • Primary Teaching Assistants - Autism Experience
  • Category: Primary
  • Location: Middlesbrough
  • Protocol Education are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Teaching Assistant, with a specific autism focus, for opportunities in a large East Durham primary school working a minimum
Latest news
Best and Worst Things to Say to Children Who are Out of Control
Best and Worst Things to Say to Children Who are Out of Control
Every teacher knows how difficult it is to follow the learning plan with disruptive students in the classroom. Jo wrote this blog to share her dos an
Read blog
17/09/18
Best Ways To Get To Know Your New Students
Best Ways To Get To Know Your New Students
The new school year is here and this means you will probably meet a new group of students. Knowing students' names is a great way to start off &nbs
Read blog
07/09/18
Amy's Testimonial: 4 Months in London, What an Experience!
Amy's Testimonial: 4 Months in London, What an Experience!
I have been living in London for 4 months now. What an experience! Sam was instrumental in setting me up with all my paperwork before leaving. Sh
Read blog
28/08/18
Active Plenary for Supply Teachers
Active Plenary for Supply Teachers
Are you starting a supply position this September? Paul offers some ideas on keeping students on the learning track and being prepared for everything
Read blog
10/08/18
Making and Saving Money during Summer Holidays
Making and Saving Money during Summer Holidays
It’s the summer holidays! No more getting up early and no more classroom duties. Also, no more payslips for a while. What can you do with thes
Read blog
02/08/18
View all news
CPD REC Investors in People UKAS