HLTA - Huddersfield

Location: Huddersfield
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: EJF1505202303
Salary: £85 - 95 per day + £50 refer a friend scheme!
Job Published: 16 days ago

Job Title: Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) - Specialist ASC Provision

Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

Salary: £85 - £95 per day (dependent on experience and qualifications)

Job Type: Full Time

We are currently seeking a dedicated and passionate Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join our specialist Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC) provision in Huddersfield. This is an exciting opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of students with autism while working within a supportive and dynamic educational environment.


  • Provide support to the teaching staff in planning, delivering, and evaluating lessons and activities, specifically tailored to meet the needs of students with autism.
  • Assist in the implementation of individualized education plans (IEPs) and behavior management strategies, promoting the social, emotional, and academic development of students.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment, ensuring that students feel supported and engaged.
  • Offer one-on-one support to students with autism, both inside and outside the classroom, providing guidance, encouragement, and assistance as required.
  • Collaborate with the teaching team and other professionals, such as speech and language therapists and occupational therapists, to ensure a cohesive and holistic approach to student support.
  • Monitor and track student progress, documenting observations and reporting back to the relevant staff members.


  • Experience working with children or young people with autism or ASC is highly desirable.
  • A genuine passion for supporting the educational and emotional development of students with special educational needs.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build positive relationships with students, staff, and parents/guardians.
  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to remain calm in challenging situations.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the diverse needs of students.
  • An understanding of relevant safeguarding procedures and a commitment to promoting the welfare of children.


  • Competitive daily rate of £85 - £95, dependent on experience and qualifications.
  • The opportunity to work within a supportive and forward-thinking educational environment.
  • Professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge.
  • Chance to make a positive impact on the lives of students with autism.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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