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HLTA - PE - Closing Date 05/07/2017

HLTA / Teaching Assistant Special Educational Needs Level 4

with PE Specialism

Do you want to change lives?


Do you have patience and can you stay positive in the face of adversity? Can you empathise with the feelings of children and young people in distress and help them reframe their thoughts and behaviours?


If this sounds like you, then Maplefields Academy needs you. The HLTA role here is as demanding as it is rewarding, and if challenge and continuous learning whet your appetite, then you have a great opportunity to gain fulfilment and progress in your professional development.


This is an exciting opportunity to work with experienced teachers and HLTAs to deliver a tailored curriculum offer in order to meet the social emotional needs of the students within the group. To encourage attendance, aspirations, self-esteem and confidence within all areas of the students’ lives. At all times to be a role model to the students and support the wider work of the school as a whole.


Job/person specification

Support the nurture ethos of the group.

Empathic to the needs of the students

Patience, positivity, flexibility and aspirational.

Experience or interested in working with students with SEMH- which affects their ability to regulate and manage their emotions in daily life and interactions.

Collaborative working with other professionals and staff across the school.

Build positive working relationships with students and their families.

Adaptable to meet the needs of all the students.

Ensure that both well-being and academic success are at the centre of all decision making.


The successful candidate will hold an HLTA qualification or equivalent.


Salary: £20,456 (actual salary £17,495)


Closing date: 5 July 2017


Further information is available in the attached files.

Application forms can be found on the previous page. Click Here


If you have any queries please contact Alison Ralph on 01536 424090 or