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Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

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HLTA (Higher Level Teaching Assistant) for St. Albans

Are you an experienced and skilled Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) looking for an exciting opportunity in St. Albans? Dunbar Education is pleased to offer a full-time position starting in September. Join our team and make a positive impact on student's education!

Position: HLTA (Higher Level Teaching Assistant)

Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire

Contract: Full-time, September start

At Dunbar Education, we are dedicated to connecting talented education professionals with exceptional schools. As a trusted educational consultancy, we provide ongoing support to both candidates and schools, ensuring a rewarding and fulfilling experience for all.


  • Supporting the class teacher in planning, delivering, and assessing engaging lessons
  • Providing targeted intervention and support to students, both in groups and on an individual basis
  • Assisting with the management of classroom behaviour and maintaining a positive learning environment
  • Monitoring and recording student progress, providing feedback to the class teacher
  • Collaborating with colleagues to develop and implement effective teaching strategies


  • Relevant HLTA qualification or equivalent experience
  • Proven experience as a HLTA or in a similar role
  • Strong knowledge of the national curriculum and teaching practices
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


  • Competitive salary
  • Full-time role with regular working hours
  • Opportunity to work in a supportive and inclusive school environment
  • Ongoing support from the Dunbar Education team
  • Professional development and career progression opportunities

To apply, please submit your updated CV and a brief cover letter.

Dunbar Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.