Higher-Level Teaching Assistant

Location: Hackney
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: DT0804
Salary: £90 - 120 per day
Job Published: 22 days ago

Full-time, Term-time only


Are you eager to expand your skills while working closely with classroom teachers to support students in small groups and one-on-one settings?

A secondary school in Hackney is in search of a Higher-Level Teaching Assistant to join their team. In this role, you'll be involved in planning, preparing, delivering learning activities, and tracking students' progress.

Situated in a new, well-equipped all-through school, you'll have access to abundant resources and support aimed at fostering success for both staff and students.

The school has been recognized for its exceptional educational standards, achieving an Outstanding rating in its latest Ofsted inspection, placing it among the top schools nationwide.


The ideal Higher-Level Teaching Assistant will:

  • Embrace the school's ethos, values, and vision
  • Demonstrate an interest in Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • Thrive as part of a dedicated team with high expectations
  • Contribute to daily duties as required


What the school offers you as a Higher-Level Teaching Assistant:

  • Supportive and welcoming team of experienced staff
  • Opportunities for ongoing professional development
  • Onsite parking facilities
  • Access to state-of-the-art facilities including a gym and zen rooms


This role involves working with students across various age groups, from Year 7 to Year 11, so confidence in supporting students up to the age of 16 (KS4) is essential.

If you're interested in joining this exciting opportunity as a Higher-Level Teaching Assistant in Walthamstow, don't hesitate to apply now. Interviews will be conducted promptly.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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