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HLTA Course (Higher Level Teaching Assistant)

Can I see the qualification framework?

What is a Higher Level Teaching Assistant?

What does HLTA mean?

HLTA Salary: What will I get paid on completion of the HLTA course?

Am I eligible to do a HTLA course?

What are the HLTA Standards?

Where can I do a HLTA course?

How much does it cost to do a HLTA course?

 

Can I see the qualification framework?

Yes. Below is a link to the HLTA Course Framework.

Level 4 Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) Course

What is a Higher Level Teaching Assistant?

Higher level teaching assistants (HLTAs) work alongside teachers, providing valuable support for teaching and learning activities. HLTAs work right across the curriculum, acting as specialist assistants for specific subjects or departments, or helping to plan lessons and develop support materials. They work closely with teachers, complementing their role and freeing them up to have more time to develop each pupil to his or her potential.

What does HLTA mean?

HLTA or Higher Level Teaching Assistant is a role senior to a standard level 3 Teaching Assistant and the main difference in the role is the HLTA will have increased responsibility.

HLTA Salary: What will I get paid on completion of the HLTA course?

The pay for the Higher Level Teaching Assistant can vary dramatically from school to school. The pay is normally higher than a standard teaching assistant and the school may choose to pay anything from £16,000 to £22,000.

Am I eligible to do a HTLA course?

To be eligible for the course you will need to be: Working in a school as a teaching assistant, have the support of the head teacher, and be able to fund the qualification (see funding options below).

What are the HLTA Standards?

Those awarded HLTA status must demonstrate, through their practice, that they:

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Where can I do a HLTA course?

Assuming you meet the eligibility criteria, you can do the Higher Level Teaching Assistant course with Train Together from May 2016. If you are interested in this course contact us today for details on how to apply.

How much does it cost to do a HLTA course?

This qualification can be done as a standalone qualification or paid for with an “Advanced Learner Loan” (we can assist you in your application). The cost of this course can vary. If you are interested and would like to know more, contact us today.