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Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Higher Level Teaching Assistant:

Are you passionate about education and committed to making a positive impact on the lives of young people? Dunbar Education is currently seeking enthusiastic and dedicated Higher Level Teaching Assistants to join our team, supporting students in secondary schools in Biggleswade. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a dynamic and rewarding environment, where you can contribute to the educational development of students and make a real difference.


  • Collaborate with teachers to support the implementation of lesson plans and learning activities.
  • Assist in the delivery of engaging and interactive lessons, catering to the needs of individual students.
  • Provide one-on-one or small group support to students who require additional assistance.
  • Help create a positive and inclusive classroom environment that promotes learning and student engagement.
  • Support students in their personal and social development, fostering positive relationships and encouraging positive behavior.
  • Assist with classroom management and student supervision to ensure a safe and conducive learning environment.
  • Contribute to the assessment and tracking of student progress, providing feedback to teachers and parents/guardians as required.


  • Previous experience working as a Teaching Assistant or in a similar educational support role is preferred.
  • A genuine passion for education and a desire to inspire and motivate students.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with students, teachers, and parents/guardians.
  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to adapt teaching strategies to meet the diverse needs of students.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask effectively.
  • A commitment to maintaining a safe and inclusive learning environment.
  • Relevant qualifications in education or related fields would be advantageous.

Please apply if this is of any interest to you.

If this isn't what you are looking for, but are interested in hearing about other roles, then Dunbar Education would love to hear from you. We also pay £250 for any successful referrals.