Higher Level Teaching Assistant

The City Academy, Hackney

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Term Time only plus 10 days

Salary: Scale 4 Point 18-21 £21,456 – £23,610 pro rata

(Actual Salary £18,508 – £20,610 Per annum)

(plus performance related bonuses and other benefits)

We are looking for a highly motivated, exceptional individual to take on the role of a Higher Level Teaching Assistant. You will be working with excellent staff in this exciting and challenging post. You need to have extremely high expectations to ensure children regardless of gender, ethnicity and religion achieve to the best of their ability.

Successful candidates for this post will require HLTA status or substantial Teaching Assistant experience, with an interest in working with students with a wide range of special educational needs including emotional, social and mental health needs is essential, together with an interest in supporting second language learners. A caring, flexible and common sense approach is important.

This is a fantastic opportunity for you to shape the lives of young people in Hackney. If you think you can help transform the opportunities for the community we serve then we would like to hear from you.


The City Academy, Hackney is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

View the job pack HERE.

Please note applications must be in by 9am on Monday 25th June, 2018.