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Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

Job Description

Are you an experienced and dedicated Higher-Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) seeking a new and fulfilling career opportunity?

Look no further! We are currently recruiting for multiple HLTA positions within St. Albans primary schools, offering exclusive roles to passionate individuals who are committed to making a positive impact on young learners' lives.

About the Role: As a HLTA, you will play a vital role in supporting the teaching and learning process, working closely with teachers and other school staff. Your duties will include leading small group activities, assisting with planning and preparation of lessons, providing one-to-one support to students, and ensuring a safe and inclusive learning environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with teachers to plan and deliver engaging lessons.
  • Assist in the preparation and organisation of teaching materials and resources.
  • Provide one-to-one support to students with additional learning needs.
  • Promote students' social, emotional, and academic development.
  • Uphold safeguarding policies and ensure the welfare of students.


  • Relevant qualifications and/or certifications as a HLTA.
  • Previous experience working as a HLTA in a primary school setting.
  • Strong knowledge of the national curriculum and teaching strategies.
  • A passion for supporting children's learning and development.

Why Join Us:

  • Competitive salary, based on experience and qualifications.
  • Exclusive and rewarding roles within St. Albans primary schools.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression.
  • Full-time, permanent position with stability and job security.

If you are ready to take on this exciting opportunity and contribute to the success of St. Albans primary schools as a HLTA, please apply with your CV and a cover letter.

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