Location Bodmin
Job type: Interim / Project consulting
Salary: £70 to £90
Contact name: Natasha Baines

Contact email: Natasha@opus-abc.uk
Job ref: 49041
Published: 3 months ago
Startdate: 04/03/2022

As the exclusive recruitment partner of the Cornwall Association of Primary Heads, Opus are currently working with a great Secondary school in North Cornwall who are looking to appoint a HLTA long term. 

Are you interested in a career as an Higher Level Teaching Assistant?

Are you passionate about supporting children in the early stages of their education?

Are you confident, positive and empathetic with lots of energy?

Are you available for work between the hours of 8:30am till 3:30pm, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 

If you can work 3 days a week or 1 day a week, full days, mornings/afternoons only Opus want to hear from you – this role will be Full days on Wednesday / Thursday / Friday 

As an High Level Teaching Assistant, you will be supporting pupils and Covering lessons across KS3. 

Assist in the planning and preparation of teaching resources.

Support the children in achieving and progressing towards their individual plans and targets.


To thrive as an Higher Level Teaching Assistant KS3, it’s essential that you have:

Meet HLTA Standards / relevant qualifications or experience 

- A positive, caring, energetic, can-do attitude

Have a genuine enthusiasm for working with children aged 11 to 16

- An understanding of safeguarding children

A genuine interest in aiding children’s development

- An ability to motivate children and be an excellent role model

- Great Communication skills


So what’s in it for you?

- Gain the ideal experience to set you ready for the future in teaching and to support a PGCE application

- Gain first-hand experience in a school setting and enhance your CV

- Receive support, advice and guidance from experienced members of staff

- An opportunity to transform a child’s life and help them reach their full potential

We are run by former teachers and senior leaders and we feel this gives us a unique perspective in trying to secure the perfect role for out candidates.

All successful applicants will be subject to safeguarding checks and have an enhanced DBS check.

This advert is a for a temporary position. There is a high possibility of the role becoming permanent at a later date.

For more information, please submit your CV by email or call our office on  01872 279810 and ask to speak to Natasha