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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Barrow


Job Description:

Higher Level Teaching Assistant 

We are currently looking for a HLTA to work part time at an SEN school in Barrow from January 2022. 

Are you an experienced teaching assistant or higher learning teaching assistant?

Responsibilities of a HLTA:

  • Confident and clear communication with the ability to build strong relationships with pupils and colleagues
  • To be well-organised resourceful and flexible, and able to think on their feet
  • Have an clear understanding of how children learn and how to adapt tasks to suit their needs
  • Have a good grasp of basic skills required for learning
  • Experience of establishing positive relationships with students and the ability to empathise with their needs

For this role, applicants who apply will have:

  • A minimum Level 4 Teaching Assistant qualification (Supporting Teaching and Learning) 
  • Confident communication skills and to be a motivator in the classroom (1-2-1 or small group support).
  • A current Enhanced DBS that is registered with the Update Service, or you will be prepared to apply for a new DBS with ourselves (cost applied).

If you do have experience as a higher learning teaching assistant (HLTA) in a school setting and are now looking for for a post, please click ‘APPLY NOW’ below to submit your most up to date CV for review.

Newly qualified HLTA'S and experienced HLTA's alike are welcome to apply. Vida Education offer excellent rates of pay and take great pride in providing a quality service to candidates and schools. We are an experienced team who specialise in placing secondary teachers, primary teachers, cover supervisors, teaching assistants and school admin and clerical staff into positions all across Cumbria and Lancashire. 

Vida  are an agency that are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of our staff to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, which include an enhanced DBS check, full work history, references and an interview.

We look forward to hearing from you! 


  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    Less than 1 year

  • Career Level

    Entry Level

  • Educational level

    Secondary School or equivalent

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