Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Posted 15 April 2024
Salary £125 - £128 per day
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline Primary Education
Contact NameMarnie Leigh

Job description

Job Title: Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Location: Durham

Contract Type: Temporary

Leader Education are recruiting a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to work at a Primary school in Durham. The school prides themselves on providing an environment where both children and members of staff can demonstrate respect and kindness to one another.

Leader Education are searching for an individual who is HLTA qualified, possessing a Level 2 / 3 Teaching Assistant qualification. The ideal candidate will have confidence when working with children, be approachable, and be looking for work on a full-time basis.

The normal working pattern is Monday Friday 8am - 4pm and is a long-term position, given a successful trial.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Adaptability to meet the diverse needs of students.
  • Proficiency in utilising technology for teaching and learning purposes.
  • Willingness to pursue a new career in Education.
  • Have or be willing to obtain an enhanced DBS check

Leader Education can offer:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: £100 per referral (terms apply)
  • Free CPD including Team Teach
  • A dedicated consultant to answer any queries and for ongoing support.
  • Potential permanent contract after a qualifying period

Interested candidates are invited to submit a comprehensive CV outlining their teaching experience, qualifications which are relevant to this role. Please email your CV to or call us on 0333 577 5034.

Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.