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Level 3 Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Level 3 Teaching Assistant

Location: St. Albans

Employer: Exclusive role available through Dunbar Education

Contract Type: Temporary to Permanent (20-week initial contract, permanent contract offered after the 20 weeks)

Salary: Competitive day rate based on experience and qualifications.

About Dunbar Education: Dunbar Education is a leading education recruitment agency dedicated to connecting outstanding educators with exceptional schools. We take pride in our commitment to providing the best opportunities for both educators and educational institutions. Our exclusive teaching assistant role in St. Albans offers a unique chance to be a part of a supportive and dynamic educational community.

Position Overview: We are currently seeking a Level 3 Teaching Assistant to join a well-respected school in St. Albans. This is a temporary-to-permanent position with a competitive day rate. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to make a lasting impact on students' lives, work within a collaborative educational environment, and access over 1000 CPD courses to further enhance their skills and career.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the class teacher in delivering high-quality education to students.
  • Provide one-on-one and small-group support to students with diverse learning needs.
  • Create and maintain a positive and inclusive classroom environment.
  • Foster students' social and emotional development.
  • Assist in the planning and preparation of lessons and classroom activities.
  • Engage with parents and caregivers to support students' progress.
  • Contribute to the overall well-being and positive ethos of the school.


  • Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent.
  • Previous experience working as a Teaching Assistant in a school setting.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A genuine passion for supporting students' learning and development.
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Flexibility, adaptability, and a positive attitude.


  • Competitive day rate.
  • Opportunity for a permanent position after a 20-week initial contract.
  • Access to over 1000 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) courses to further your career.
  • Work within a supportive and welcoming school environment.
  • Make a positive impact on students' lives and educational journeys.

How to Apply: If you are a dedicated and enthusiastic Level 3 Teaching Assistant looking to join a fantastic school in St. Albans and take the next step in your career, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are a suitable candidate for this role.

Dunbar Education is an equal-opportunity employer. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews shortly thereafter.

Join us in shaping the future of education and inspire the next generation of learners. Apply today!