Protocol Education are seeking to appoint a Higher-Level Teaching Assistant to join their support team.

As a Higher-Level Teaching Assistant you will be working alongside class teachers to assist with the care of students to support their learning and development and ensure their safety.

This role is ideal for both experienced Teaching Assistants and graduates looking to gain first-hand experience in the education setting.

As well as building positive relationships and supporting vulnerable students you will be identifying barriers to learning whilst delivering and planning programmes of support.

The school has exceptional facilities with state-of-the-art equipment and building and the classrooms are fitted with modern technology.


The successful Higher-Level Teaching Assistant must be:

  • Be supportive of our school ethos, values and vision
  • Have an interest in Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Be able to work flexibly as part of a dedicated team with high expectations
  • Undertake proportionate share of day duties

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

  • Supportive and friendly team of experienced staff
  • Opportunity for continued professional development
  • Onsite parking
  • State of the art facilities (gym, zen rooms)


You will be working across a range of age groups from Year 7-Year 11, it is therefore important that you feel confident supporting students up to the age of 16 (KS4).

If you would like to be considered for this Higher-Level Teaching Assistant vacancy in Leytonstone, please apply immediately. Interviews will be being held ASAP.

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.