Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Temporary Maternity Cover until Easter in the first instance

The governors of Wisewood Primary School are seeking to appoint a temporary Higher Level Teaching Assistant to cover PPA time and subject leader release time. Experience across the primary age range would be advantageous.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a relevant teaching qualification, meet the National Higher Level Teaching Assistant Standards, or have an equivalent HLTA qualification
  • Have a diverse set of skills which will enable you to be flexible working in the classroom
  • Be passionate about teaching and learning
  • Be able to work creatively and strategically and collaborate with teachers
  • Be an innovative and reflective practitioner who is keen to learn
  • Be positive, with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Be committed to improving the life chances of every child
  • Have experience of working across EYFS, KS1 & KS2
  • Have excellent classroom skills including high expectations and a commitment to challenging every learner through an exciting, inspiring enquiry-based curriculum
  • Have outstanding interpersonal skills that motivate and inspire children to achieve their very best
  • Have highly effective communication, organisational and teamwork skills.

Closing date for applications is 5th September 2022.

For more information please visit the Sheffield City Council website.