Are you a qualified Level 4 or Level 5 Learning Support Assistant/HLTA and looking for work in the Caerphilly area? Are you looking to gain experience in a variety of schools, covering both Foundation Phase and KS2? Then New Directions can help.
Here at New Directions, we are fully committed in supporting you, your career and your future goals offering a wide range of experiences and training so you can take the next step in to success. We support schools with their staffing needs, from short-term day to day cover to long-term cover such a sickness and maternity.
Being a supply HLTA can be very rewarding and offers flexibility to suit your own personal life. We provide HLTA’s and opportunity network in schools local to them, have the autonomy to pick the days you work and your dedicated account manager will pro-actively find you work in schools that suit your ethos.
We are dedicated to supporting the education community and are proud of our relationships with our clients and candidates. The ideal candidate will be reliable, adaptable and dedicated to inspiring children to foster a love of learning.
New Directions is committed to your professional development and offer a variety of training courses which are accredited and a certified. We offer essential on-site training such as Team Teach, Personal Safety Behaviour Management, First Aid, British Sign Language and more
If you would like more information on registering for work or would like to discuss current opportunities, please get in touch with the primary team today.
The HLTA role adds further support to those teaching in a classroom environment. The post is more senior than a Teaching Assistant, and comes with added responsibilities.
A HLTA may be required to teach classes on their own at times, or cover planned absences to allow teaching staff to plan and mark.
To become a HLTA you must have experience as a teaching assistant. You will also need the support of your school and senior staff.
As an HLTA you’ll be expected to:
Typical duties of a HLTA include: