Back to Job Search


Job Description

Are you an experienced and dedicated professional looking for an exciting opportunity in education? We are seeking a skilled Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join the vibrant team at our partner primary school in Dunstable. This is a permanent position starting in September 2023.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Utilise your wealth of experience working with children to provide high-quality support and assistance to the teaching staff.
  • Display confidence and competence in covering teaching and learning activities when required, ensuring a smooth and uninterrupted learning experience for students.
  • Supervise students and maintain a positive and inclusive learning environment, promoting the well-being and personal development of each child.
  • Provide individual and group support to students, addressing their learning needs and promoting their academic and personal growth.
  • Participate in professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge in the field of education.


  • Demonstrated experience working with children within a primary school setting.
  • Possess a warm and nurturing approach to engaging with students, fostering a positive and supportive learning environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, allowing you to build strong relationships with students, staff, and parents.
  • A confident and adaptable approach to covering teaching and learning activities in the absence of the classroom teacher.
  • Relevant qualifications, such as a Higher Level Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent, would be advantageous but not essential.

The school offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications, as well as opportunities for professional growth and development. Join this dedicated team of educators and make a difference in the lives of young learners.