Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Posted 28 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Special Education Needs
Contact NameZeki Mehmet

Job description

High Level Teaching Assistant - ASAP Start - London Borough of Enfield

As a Higher Level Teaching Assistant, you will play a pivotal role in supporting teaching and learning across the school. This role offers a unique opportunity to lead lessons, work with small groups, and contribute to the overall development of the school community.

Higher Level Teaching Assistant - HLTA - Education and Training - London Borough of Enfield

Position: Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

Location: London Borough of Enfield

Contract Type: Full-time

Key Responsibilities

  • As a Higher Level Teaching Assistant, you will lead lessons in the absence of the classroom teacher, maintaining a positive and engaging learning environment.
  • Provide high-level support to teachers, assisting in planning, preparation, and assessment.
  • As a Higher Level Teaching Assistant you will work with small groups of students, tailoring activities to meet their specific needs.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of the school curriculum.
  • As a Higher Level Teaching Assistant, you will collaborate with teachers to assess and monitor student progress, providing feedback.
  • Foster positive relationships with students, staff, and parents.


  • Level 4 or equivalent qualification in a relevant field (HLTA qualification) or experience as HLTA.
  • Previous experience as a Higher Level Teaching Assistant or in a similar role.
  • Proven ability to lead lessons effectively and support teaching staff.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to work collaboratively as part of a dedicated teaching team.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Opportunities for continuous professional development and advancement
  • An opportunity to make a meaningful impact on young lives

Please be advised that this role requires a strong knowledge and understanding of safeguarding and child protection and that successful applicants must satisfy all background safer recruitment checks including an enhanced DBS on the update service.

If you are interested in this role, please click 'apply now' to submit your full and up-to-date CV, and one of our dedicated consultants will be in touch within 24 hours.