HLTA - Wakefield

HLTA - Wakefield

Are you passionate about supporting children in Education?

Are you an ambitious and creative HLTA or Experienced Teaching Assistant looking for your next challenge within a forward-thinking school based in Wakefield?

Have you got experience of managing a class?

This is an excellent opportunity for a HLTA or Experienced Teaching Assistant

Would you like to join a supportive staff team to assist build on your current skills and experience?

About the role: You will be supporting students across the school to class, small group or on a 1:1 basis. You will need to have a calm and caring nature, without being phased by challenging behaviour. You will also need to be confident and comfortable in running interventions across all year groups.


Location - Wakefield

Position - HLTA / Cover Supervisor

Start date - ASAP

Duration / Likely Duration - Temp to Perm

Full time/part-time - Full time

The minimum rate of pay - Minimum rate of £80 per day

Hours - 8:30 - 15:30


Previous experience of working with SEMH, Autism, ADHD would be desirable

Team Teach Qualification would be highly desirable - Up to date Safeguarding training issued in the last year (desirable however not essential as Safeguarding training is provided)


  • Hold Right to Work in the UK
  • Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
  • Provide two professional child related references


If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV. Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

By registering with Prospero Teaching, you will be working with a team of dedicated professionals with a wealth of educational experience to help you find your next career move.

In addition, you will also benefit from

  • access to free accredited training courses for teachers and support staff, ensuring you are able to continue your professional development
  • support with interview preparations so you're fully prepared and confident to interview for your next role
  • support with lesson planning and classroom management to support you to create stimulating and varied lessons
  • a generous recommend a friend referral scheme

Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy. Ideally, you will already have a full DBS on the update service but if not, we can process a new one.

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West Yorkshire, England, UK