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Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Job Title: Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Location: Oxford, UK

Type: Full-Time

Start Date: ASAP

Position Overview:

We are seeking a dynamic and motivated Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join our team. As an HLTA, you will play a crucial role in supporting our teachers and students, helping to create an engaging and inclusive learning experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in planning and delivering lessons under the guidance of the classroom teacher.
  • Provide one-on-one and small group support to students who require additional assistance.
  • Manage classroom behavior and ensure a positive learning environment.
  • Contribute to the development of teaching materials and resources.
  • Supervise and lead activities outside the classroom.
  • Support the teacher in assessing and tracking student progress.
  • Offer guidance and support to students with special educational needs.
  • Participate in staff meetings and training sessions.


  • Competitive Salary: We offer a competitive salary package commensurate with your experience and qualifications, ensuring that your dedication to education is recognized and rewarded.

  • Professional Development: As part of our commitment to continuous improvement, we provide ongoing professional development opportunities to help you enhance your skills and advance your career in education.

  • Supportive Environment: You'll be joining a collaborative and supportive team of educators who are passionate about making a positive impact on students' lives.

  • Career Growth: The school is dedicated to helping their staff members grow professionally. They encourage internal promotions and provide a clear path for career advancement within our institution.

  • Work-Life Balance: We understand the importance of work-life balance and offer a full-time position with reasonable working hours, allowing you to maintain a healthy equilibrium between your career and personal life.

  • Contribution to Education: By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students and contribute to their educational journey.

If you are enthusiastic about education, dedicated to helping students succeed, and ready to take on a higher level of responsibility, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity as a Higher Level Teaching Assistant.

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified candidates. We look forward to welcoming a dedicated and enthusiastic Deputy Head of Sixth Form to our school.

If this is a role that you would like to learn more about or would be interested in applying to, then please contact Jake Walsh at Dunbar Education on 01908 929605.

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.

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