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Higher Level Teaching Assistant

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Vetro Education, Secondary Education, Special Educational Needs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £80 - £100 per day

  • Contact:

    Ross Harries

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Ross Harries

Higher Level Teaching Assistant Job

Rhondda Cynon Taf

£80.00 per day minimum

ASAP start dates - up to 5 days per week

Vetro Education have supported this school for a number of years with Teachers, Teaching Assistants and HLTAs. As a result the school have asked Vetro to recruit a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to potentially take up a full time, long term role with an ASAP start date.

Vetro Education and the school are looking for a HLTA who is enthusiastic about SEND, comfortable in a secondary aged setting with challenging behaviour and above all, passionate about making a difference to learners with social and emotional behaviour difficulties (SEBD).

Duties of the role will include:

Delivery of pre-planned work to either whole classes or small groups.
Follow the school’s behaviour management policy.
Going above and beyond the minimum expectations of a temporary member of staff
Engage with pupils both in the classroom and on out-of-school activities
Working with the Senior Leadership Team, subject Teachers and Teaching Assistants to get the best out of each learner

Minimum Requirements:

Qualified HLTA or FE Qualified Teacher
1 year's experience in a similar role (where we can obtain a reference)
Experience of working with children in a SEND environment – Specifically EBD and challenging behaviour - ideally 3-6 months experience working in a PRU setting
Fully enhanced DBS (on the Update service) - ability to obtain a new one
References covering the last two years (no gaps)
EWC registration (School support worker/FE Teacher)
Right to work in the UK

While working with Vetro Education you can expect the following:

Great rates of pay
No payroll fees
Support and guidance from one of Rhondda Cynon Taf's leading suppliers of SEND professionals
Dedicated, education led consultants who listen to the needs of each individual
Regular, specific and local work

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At Vetro Education, we have over 100 years’ combined recruitment experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We are REC and CIW registered and pride ourselves on the service we offer our clients and candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role. Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we’re here to help.


Vetro Education acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merit alone.