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Job Description

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join our team at Dunbar Education, located in Bedfordshire. As an HLTA, you will play a vital role in supporting the education and development of our students. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a dynamic and rewarding educational environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting Teachers: Collaborate with teaching staff to plan and deliver effective lessons and activities.

  • Small Group Instruction: Provide targeted support to small groups of students, helping them to achieve their academic goals.

  • Classroom Management: Assist in maintaining a positive and productive classroom environment.

  • Assessment: Help with the assessment of students' progress and provide feedback to teachers.

  • Special Education Needs (SEN): Support students with special educational needs, ensuring they have access to the curriculum and necessary resources.

  • Administrative Tasks: Assist with administrative tasks as required by the teaching staff.


  • HLTA qualification or equivalent is highly desirable.
  • Relevant experience working as an HLTA or Teaching Assistant in a school setting.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team.
  • A commitment to the development and well-being of students.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive daily rate of £90-£95.
  • Opportunity for professional development and training.
  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Pension scheme (if applicable).
  • Term-time working pattern.