Secondary HLTA - Humanities

Location: Haringey
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: PE11193991
Salary: £75 - £90 per day
Job Published: 4 months ago
We are looking to appoint a Higher Level Teaching Assistant (Humanities) to start as soon as possible.

The purpose of the role is to complement teachers' delivery of the national curriculum and contribute to the development of other support staff, pupils and school policies and strategies.

To work collaboratively with teaching staff and assist teachers in the whole planning cycle and the management/preparation of resources. Also to supervise whole classes occasionally during the short‐term absence of teachers.

To provide support for pupils, the teacher and the school in order to raise standards of achievement for all pupils (e.g. SEN, EAL, GT, all underachieving groups), by utilising advanced levels of knowledge and skills when assisting with planning, monitoring, assessing and managing classes, and to encourage pupils to become independent learners, to provide support for their welfare, and to support the inclusion of pupils in all aspects of school life.

Based in the Heart of North London, the facilities are second to none, and are underpinned by integrated technology befitting a 21st century working and learning environment.
The school is a welcoming and exciting place in which to teach and to learn.

At the heart of our vision is to create a truly outstanding school delivering the very best educational opportunities, nurture academic excellence and enhance ambition in all its pupils.
We aim to inspire the next generation of professionals and entrepreneurs.
The successful candidate will:
• Have significant experience of working with children within a classroom environment or similar either at different key stages or within different departments. • Have an acceptance of different attitudes and is comfortable with children and young people.
• Be self-motivated and able to work constructively, and within minimum supervision, as part of a team.
• Have the ability to work to deadlines and a methodical approach to working under pressure.
• Have a positive outlook, sense of humour and a patient and friendly approach. We will offer you:
• An energising and supportive working environment with high expectations and standards.
• Students who are just beginning to make life goals; who are enthusiastic to look beyond the narrow confines of rural Cornwall.
• Colleagues who are reflective, committed professionals; who are motivated by challenge and willing to go the extra mile for our students to achieve the very best results.
• A unique opportunity to help build the school and the department.
• A well-resourced school with 21st century teaching and learning facilities.